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This is episode 3 in the series: The Five Dysfunctions of a Software Development Team, modeled after the book by Patrick Lencioni. Access the full series at


What You Will Learn in This Episode

  • An overview of Patrick Lencioni’s third dysfunction of a team: lack of commitment.
  • Why software developers surround themselves with information that matches their beliefs and past experiences.
  • How confirmation bias leads to homogenous teams with limited creative potential.
  • Why religious debates between developers is holding teams back from achieving results.
  • How to learn from other people’s experiences and beliefs to create better products.


Resources Mentioned



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