Gartner Research

High-Performing App Dev Teams Have These Culture and Mindset Traits

Published: 13 April 2017

ID: G00322811

Analyst(s): Adrian Leow , Elizabeth Golluscio , Keith Mann


Any developer could be a high-performing, high-achieving asset, but misaligned personalities and skill sets within teams derail efforts to modernize application development. Application leaders must foster a company culture that will attract and retain the best combination of talent available.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Base Your Hiring and Evaluation on Individuals' Sense of Purpose, Autonomy and Mastery of Skills
  • Cultivate a "Growth Mindset" Across the Extended App Development Team
  • Establish a "Psychologically Safe" Team Environment to Embody the New Norms

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