Why do we need personality diversity in software engineering?

@article{Capretz2010WhyDW,
  title={Why do we need personality diversity in software engineering?},
  author={Luiz Fernando Capretz and Faheem Ahmed},
  journal={ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes},
  year={2010},
  volume={35},
  pages={1-11}
}
Diversity of skills is good for society, it is also good in problem solving because different people see a problem from several pers-pectives, so diversity should be good for software engineering too. This study tackles a difficult to study aspect of software engineer-ing, that is, how to best associate personnel with the various tasks in a software project. The approach uses psychological types to determine who is best suited to particular development roles. The article has four main… CONTINUE READING

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