The Universal Responsibility & Communication Principles

Quite surprisingly, I recently spent some time during my workday writing down what I called the “basic responsibility & communication principles.” In my case, they apply to a software engineering organization (and a software engineering outsourcing organization, at that). But I don’t see why they can’t be applied to any other organization where people gather in teams to work on tasks and projects. I present these principles below in the hopes of getting some feedback from the occasional readers of this blog. I personally see these principles as obvious and natural, but that’s just me. It’d be interesting to see if others agree that they are truly universal. Continue reading