Objectives and Key Results offer a new opportunity for user experience and design work to make a powerful impact on our products and services
Inspect and adapt, with respectPosted on August 2, 2021.
We all know go to the gemba tell us to go and see and we inspect and adapt. But there’s another part to it — showing respect to the people we seek to improve. Here’s why.
The WorkPosted on June 14, 2021.
There’s so much more to product development than writing code. Here is what The Work consists of and why you should make time to do it.
How to inspire creativity and innovation with one simple promptPosted on May 17, 2021.
If you're not getting the kind of creativity and innovation you know your team can deliver, reframe your requests to them in this one simple way.
“Intuitive UI” is not a featurePosted on April 26, 2021.
Do the work to define what will make your user interfaces and experiences, intuitive, compelling and successful.
Selling underwear: How developers learned to love talking to customersPosted on April 5, 2021.
Not everyone wants to do product discovery but everybody should. Here's a story about one way I convinced a group of reluctant developers to meet their users.
Do OKRs work with Jobs to Be Done?Posted on March 15, 2021.
Do OKRs work with jobs to be done? They do. Here's how.
3 ways visualization drives collaboration, agility and inclusionPosted on December 14, 2020.
Visualizing a system is the fastest way to build shared understanding. Here's why.
Lean UX in the EnterprisePosted on December 1, 2015.
I've spent the past 5 years speaking, teaching, coaching and working with teams aspiring to bring a customer-centric point of view to their product development processes. Some have seen great … Continue reading Lean UX in the Enterprise
There is no such thing as a killer featurePosted on November 5, 2014.
The other night we had reason to celebrate. Something we'd been waiting on for 2 years had finally come through. We'd worked hard and it paid off. My wife suggested … Continue reading There is no such thing as a killer feature