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Ron Lichty & Mickey Mantle, Co-Authors of Managing The Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, And Insights for Managing Software People and Teams
Ron Lichty says, "The essence of the relationship between product managers and software development managers should be collaboration: pairing as product leaders. I've seen too many strained relationships. But I've also seen and experience the sparks of synergy that result from close collaboration - working relationships that have enhanced the product, professional and personal lives of everyone in the product organization and through the company."
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