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Introducing Mind Maps by RealtimeBoard: a simple yet smart new tool

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The #1 visual collaboration platform, RealtimeBoard, now supports the automated creation of mind maps. Structuring your ideas has just become more intuitive with RealtimeBoard. Thanks to our growing expertise in visual collaboration and feedback from 2 million users worldwide, we were able to make truly ‘smart’ boards that help you create mind maps faster. We […]. The post Introducing Mind Maps by RealtimeBoard: a simple yet smart new tool appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Update

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How to align a distributed product team around a shared goal

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Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always curious about the ways leading companies from around the world approach product development […]. The post How to align a distributed product team around a shared goal appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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Building products in distributed teams: 12 learnings from our first meetup in SF

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Building products in distributed teams: 12 learnings from our first meetup in SF Reshaping Teamwork: Building & Scaling Products with Distributed Teams San FranciscoJune 20 On June 21, we hosted the first-ever “Reshaping teamwork” meetup in San Francisco. Together with our guests Eventbrite’s Pete Lim, Upwork’s Jessica Tiwari and Pivotal’s Aloka Penmetcha, we talked about building products in […].

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The big move: Becoming the only remote member of a collocated team

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The big move: Becoming the only remote member of a collocated team Perhaps this situation sounds familiar: you’ve been working at a company for a while in their main office. You like what you do, but one day, something happens in your personal life that triggers a move to somewhere well beyond a reasonable commute. […]. The post The big move: Becoming the only remote member of a collocated team appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management remote collaboration ux design

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The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

Basic dashboards used to be enough to thrill end users. But over time, modern capabilities have emerged—and bare-minimum features are no longer cutting it. How have analytics changed? And where do your BI offerings fall? Find out sophisticated ways to future-proof your application.

Jessica Tiwari, Upwork: “It’s important to recognize that you will never be the expert”

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Jessica Tiwari, Upwork: “It’s important to recognize that you will never be the expert” Reshaping Teamwork: Building & Scaling Products with Distributed Teams San FranciscoJune 20 Here at RealtimeBoard, we are working on a whiteboarding platform that empowers ourselves and other team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences. This tool helps Fortune 500 to embrace […].

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How to overcome the silo mentality and become a better team using RealtimeBoard

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When we think of effective collaboration, we know that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. In other words, when you align your efforts, you can reach amazing results. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done, and collaboration has always been surrounded with enormous obstacles, one of the biggest being organizational silos. […]. The post How to overcome the silo mentality and become a better team using RealtimeBoard appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Inside RealtimeBoard’s team: How we use Jira Cards for visual management

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Inside RealtimeBoard’s team: How we use Jira Cards for smart visual management From the very beginning of RealtimeBoard’s history, we knew that we wanted to create a tool that would help improve the communication of complex ideas and allow teams to work better together. Since these challenges are dominating the world of teamwork, our team […]. The post Inside RealtimeBoard’s team: How we use Jira Cards for visual management appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Creating a dynamic visual hierarchy: best practices from Chipman Design Architecture

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Creating a dynamic visual hierarchy: best practices from Chipman Design Architecture Here at RealtimeBoard, we empower team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences while we turn the challenges of distributed work into competitive advantages. That’s why we are always curious about the ways leading companies from around the world build a strong foundation for a […].

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How product teams can benefit from connecting physical and digital worlds

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How product teams can benefit from connecting physical and digital worlds with RealtimeBoard Here at RealtimeBoard we set out on a mission to help team-driven companies turn the challenges of distributed work into competitive advantages. However, these challenges are not exclusive to teams that think of themselves as distributed. As soon as you leave a […]. The post How product teams can benefit from connecting physical and digital worlds appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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Developing an experience map for AI startups to define their product vision

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Developing an experience map for AI startups to define their product vision Here at RealtimeBoard, we empower team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences while we turn challenges of distributed work into competitive advantages. That’s why we are always curious about the ways leading companies and professionals from around the world approach building products […].

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

Think your customers will pay more for data visualizations in your application? Five years ago they may have. But today, dashboards and visualizations have become table stakes. Discover which features will differentiate your application and maximize the ROI of your embedded analytics

How Scrum Masters use RealtimeBoard for user story mapping

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How Scrum masters use Realtimeboard for user story mapping The main steps towards creating value for your customers We have already talked about the value of an ordered Backlog and the way it helps teams understand what to do next. User story mapping is one of the practices that is implemented to prioritize items from […]. The post How Scrum Masters use RealtimeBoard for user story mapping appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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Samuel Beek on how WeTransfer is redefining its product

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Samuel Beek on how WeTransfer is redefining its product Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always curious about the […]. The post Samuel Beek on how WeTransfer is redefining its product appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Product development

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Remote team building activities: the ultimate guide by RealtimeBoard

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Remote team building activities: the ultimate guide by RealtimeBoard Working with distributed teams adds an additional layer of complexity for a manager. Keeping your remote team involved can be challenging. To be successful, many of us are constantly looking for new ways to engage remote employees. One of the best solutions? Try introducing team-building activities. […]. The post Remote team building activities: the ultimate guide by RealtimeBoard appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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5 recent U.S. studies that shape the future of managing remote teams

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5 recent U.S. studies that shape the future of managing remote teams Here at RealtimeBoard, we are creating a visual collaboration tool that helps leading organizations from all over the world (including Fortune 500 companies) create innovative products. We are always curious to hear their stories on how they manage remote or collocated teams and […]. The post 5 recent U.S. studies that shape the future of managing remote teams appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Aloka Penmetcha, Pivotal: “Find mentors who can tell you what good looks like and what to aspire to.”

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Aloka Penmetcha, Pivotal: “Find mentors who can tell you what good looks like and what to aspire to” Reshaping Teamwork: Building & Scaling Products with Distributed Teams San FranciscoJune 20 HERE AT REALTIMEBOARD, we are working on a visual collaboration platform that empowers us and other team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences. This […]. The post Aloka Penmetcha, Pivotal: “Find mentors who can tell you what good looks like and what to aspire to.”

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The Product Cloud: An Integrated Toolchain Transforming Product Management

Explore how this integrated tool chain will transform modern product management. Authored by leaders in each category, this eBook offers definitive insight and advice on the key workflows integral to the success of modern product teams.

Understand context and diminish risk: How to build your first Wardley Map with RealtimeBoard

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Understand context and diminish risk: How to build your first Wardley Map with RealtimeBoard Wardley Maps are all about strategy. To be more precise, it’s about building an intuitive and shareable understanding of your context so the strategy you adopt ends up being a good one. All this is especially helpful if you are starting […]. The post Understand context and diminish risk: How to build your first Wardley Map with RealtimeBoard appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

Running a Remote Lightning Decision Jam: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide

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Running a Remote Lightning Decision Jam: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide Here at RealtimeBoard, we empower team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences while we turn the challenges of distributed work into competitive advantages. That’s why we are always curious about the ways leading companies and professionals from around the world approach building products that […].

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How Buffer is managing product development in a fully distributed team

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How Buffer is managing product development in a fully distributed team Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies to embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always […]. The post How Buffer is managing product development in a fully distributed team appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

Sprint planning – the RealtimeBoard’s playbook

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Sprint planning – the RealtimeBoard’s playbook To address the need for agility, many organizations have adopted Agile Scrum or other Agile approaches. However, applying Agile frameworks to modern organizations is not as easy as it may appear. The biggest roadblock? The application of outdated techniques and tools that can no longer adequately support development teams, […]. The post Sprint planning – the RealtimeBoard’s playbook appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

Many application teams leave embedded analytics to languish until something—an unhappy customer, plummeting revenue, a spike in customer churn—demands change. But by then, it may be too late. In this White Paper, Logi Analytics has identified 5 tell-tale signs your project is moving from “nice to have” to “needed yesterday."

How to organize Product Increment Planning in a distributed team

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How to organize Product Increment Planning in a distributed team Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal tool for visual collaboration that helps companies embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always curious […]. The post How to organize Product Increment Planning in a distributed team appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Four methods to align your UX strategy with your business goals

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Four methods to align your UX strategy with your business goals Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies to embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always […]. The post Four methods to align your UX strategy with your business goals appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Experience design

How to help your team get started with RealtimeBoard

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How to help your team get started with RealtimeBoard Simple steps that will help your team work collaboratively in RealtimeBoard Now that you and a few teammates are using RealtimeBoard and seeing the benefits of simple visual collaboration, you might be ready to get the rest of your team on RealtimeBoard. Let us help you […]. The post How to help your team get started with RealtimeBoard appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Trends driving adoption of whiteboard for streamlined collaboration

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Four trends driving adoption of virtual whiteboard for streamlined collaboration With the support of an avid user base, RealtimeBoard has grown to over 1.5 million users including dozens of Fortune 1000 companies. To keep up with our amazing clients, we are always gathering their feedback and looking for new developments in the industries we are […]. The post Trends driving adoption of whiteboard for streamlined collaboration appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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The State of Product Leadership

Insights from 300 Technology Product Management Executives and Managers.

How to integrate RealtimeBoard into your Agile workflow

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How to integrate RealtimeBoard into your Agile workflow When you are considering which Agile software project management tool to choose, it’s important to take into account its features and compatibility with your existing workflow. To help you make the right decision and consider all the pros and cons, we wrote about how you can integrate […]. The post How to integrate RealtimeBoard into your Agile workflow appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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How Pancentric is bringing design thinking to the insurance world

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How Pancentric is bringing design thinking to the insurance world Here at RealtimeBoard, we empower team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences while we turn challenges of distributed work into competitive advantages. That’s why we are always curious about the ways leading companies and professionals from around the world approach building products that create […].

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How to get more out of remote meetings with RealtimeBoard

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How to get more out of remote meetings with RealtimeBoard A meeting with three or more people is always a challenge because it requires synchronization across several independent minds. This is where a group facilitator needs to take control. They ensure that the discussion never gets sidetracked, that everyone is engaged and on the same […]. The post How to get more out of remote meetings with RealtimeBoard appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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Defining the customer’s problem with a JTBD Canvas

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Defining the customer’s problem with a JTBD Canvas Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always curious about the ways […]. The post Defining the customer’s problem with a JTBD Canvas appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Product development ux design ux research

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Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

Every time an application team gets caught up in the “build vs buy” debate, it stalls projects and delays time to revenue. There is a third option. Partnering with an analytics development platform gives you the freedom to customize a solution without the risks and long-term costs of building your own. Learn when and why it makes sense to build, buy, or take a combined approach to embedded BI.

How to make your collaboration in RealtimeBoard seamless with our new Slack integration

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How to make your collaboration in RealtimeBoard seamless with our new Slack integration Over the past few years, we have seen corporate messaging apps like Slack increasingly dominating communications in companies moving towards digital transformation. Global brands like IBM, Condé Nast, Target and Capital One are improving communications and tying teams together in Slack. And […].

What you need to know about perception to be great at presentations

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What you need to know about human perception to be great at presentations One of the most important factors that contribute to a team’s efficiency is communicating your ideas in the right way. Visual presentations (which can be easily created in RealtimeBoard) are probably the most widespread way to share your ideas, so we decided […]. The post What you need to know about perception to be great at presentations appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Experience design

Pete Lim, Eventbrite: “As Agile coaches, we must be lightning rods for change”

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Pete Lim, Eventbrite: “As Agile coaches, we must be lightning rods for change” Reshaping Teamwork: Building & Scaling Products with Distributed Teams San FranciscoJune 20 Here at RealtimeBoard, we are working on a whiteboarding platform that empowers ourselves and other team-driven companies to create outstanding products and experiences. This tool helps Fortune 500 to embrace remote […].

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Trends driving adoption of whiteboard for streamlined collaboration

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Four trends driving adoption of virtual whiteboard for streamlined collaboration With the support of an avid user base, RealtimeBoard has grown to over 1.5 million users including dozens of Fortune 1000 companies. To keep up with our amazing clients, we are always gathering their feedback and looking for new developments in the industries we are […]. The post Trends driving adoption of whiteboard for streamlined collaboration appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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The Data-driven Product Manager's Handbook

Using insight and guidance to deliver exceptional product experiences.

Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI, on being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business

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Interview On being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI Melissa Ng is the founder of MELEWI, a traveling design studio made up of seven talented people based around the world. While living as digital nomads, the members of MELEWI have completed successful projects for McDonald’s, Visa and Samsung. […]. The post Melissa Ng, founder of MELEWI, on being a digital nomad and running a nomadic business appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

Define the customer’s problem with these three steps

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Define the customer’s problem with these three steps Here at RealtimeBoard, we set out on a mission to build a universal whiteboarding tool that helps companies embrace digital transformation, manage remote teams and think visually in order to speed up internal processes and delight their customers. That’s why we are always curious about the ways […]. The post Define the customer’s problem with these three steps appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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What’s left unseen: trust, culture, and values in RealtimeBoard’s team

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What’s left unseen: trust, culture, and values in RealtimeBoard’s team Why do I think about culture a lot? I love setting daring goals, and I constantly think about the future of our team and the way we can improve our results. In other words, I think about what we can do now to become better […]. The post What’s left unseen: trust, culture, and values in RealtimeBoard’s team appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

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How Scrum Masters use RealtimeBoard for Daily Standups

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How Scrum Masters use RealtimeBoard for Daily Standups And how can you run this ceremony during 15 minutes, especially if someone you have a ditributed team. Every day, the Development Team should understand how it intends to work together as a self-organizing group to accomplish the Sprint Goal and create the anticipated Increment by the […]. The post How Scrum Masters use RealtimeBoard for Daily Standups appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management scrum daily standup

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New Study: 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

Why do some embedded analytics projects succeed while others fail? We surveyed 500+ application teams embedding analytics to find out which analytics features actually move the needle. Read the 6th annual State of Embedded Analytics Report to discover new best practices.