A Horse, Not A Camel - Deepstash

A Horse, Not A Camel

Watch out that a consensus-based approach does not degenerate into a decision by committee where people agree on the smallest common denominator and broker a weak compromise. This is unlikely to result in a sustainable agreement and translate into a successful product.

As the saying goes, “a camel is a horse designed by a committee.” Consensus, instead, means that everybody is happy with the decision and wholeheartedly supports it.

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As product managers and product owners, we make a myriad of decisions — from shaping the product strategy and determining the product roadmap to deciding the detailed functionality of our products. But do we make all these decisions effectively? And do we always secure the necessary buy-in? This stash helps you make better decisions. It discusses five common decision rules and explains when to apply them.

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