Lean view on Product Owner (PO) role

But they’re supposed to have PO, aren’t they?

In IT enterprise product development, I have found how vulnerable the PO role can be. This is because the demand on delivery team arrives from various sources. Moreover, the demand is not necessarily representing product features, but instead it can be any required service.

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If we want to implement PO role in this set-up, the Lean objectives can be impacted because of the following reasons.

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