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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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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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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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Jack Schulze and Timo Arnall on the importance of material exploration for designers

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Jack Schulze and Timo Arnall on the importance of material exploration and experience design At RealtimeBoard, we regularly talk to designers, product developers and other professionals leading the industry to gain insights about the future of experience design, product development and remote work. Today, we talked to Jack Schulze and Timo Arnall, designers from BERG […].

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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.

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 […].

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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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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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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Build vs. Buy: Implementing the Right Experimentation Solution

Choosing Whether to Build or Buy. To build and deliver products that customers love, product teams at leading enterprises such as Uber, Netflix and Airbnb are focusing on experimentation as a critical business process. These teams are empowered to A/B test each new feature and gain valuable insights before rolling it out widely. After seeing what these companies accomplish with experimentation, you may be considering whether to build your own testing framework, integrate an open source solution, or invest in a commercial experimentation platform like Optimizely Full Stack. Download this whitepaper to discover: The key questions product teams must ask before choosing to build or buy. The most common requirements that enterprise teams have for experimentation. How to avoid key mistakes and plan for success when building an internal system.

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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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 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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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

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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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.

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.

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

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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Getting Started with Product Experimentation

How Product Development Teams Reduce Guesswork and Innovate Faster. Product development teams are embracing iterative release processes such as agile and continuous delivery to mitigate risk and adapt to evolving customer requirements. This trend is enabling teams to be more productive and increase product quality. But how do you know if you are building the right product or feature? Experimentation can help your team prove whether you are building the right product and eliminate uncertainty and guesswork from your software development process. Download this whitepaper to learn: How experimentation fits in with the agile development process. Best practices for integrating experimentation into your release process. Key considerations when buying an experimentation solution. Ways to optimize performance and ensure security and compliance.

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 […].

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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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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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 to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

Just by embedding analytics, application owners can charge 24% more for their product. How much value could you add? This framework explains how application enhancements can extend your product offerings.

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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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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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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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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The State of Product Leadership

Insights from 300 Technology Product Management Executives and Managers.

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.

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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How Scrum masters use RealtimeBoard for backlog grooming

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How Scrum masters use Realtimeboard for backlog grooming The best practices that will help you to prioritize your team’s work Backlog grooming has proved to be one of the most highly effective Scrum practices. It helps clarify backlog items and ensures that they are appropriate, ordered and ready for planning and development. Moreover, it helps […]. The post How Scrum masters use RealtimeBoard for backlog grooming appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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4 new features for diagramming

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According to the agile process made famous by Spotify: Think it – Build it – Ship it – Tweak it — before programmers turn a hand to coding, every solution is better to diagram and think out visually. And the quicker you do it, the faster you can start iterations and achieve the first results. […]. The post 4 new features for diagramming appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Updates

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Drive Quality and Velocity with Feature Flags

Drive Quality and Velocity with Feature Flags. Launching a new feature is a risky proposition. Even the most well designed and researched features can have unforeseen consequences for your application performance and business metrics. Rolling back a poor performing feature can be time consuming and costly. However, it doesn’t have to be. Implement feature management and experimentation in your development lifecycle to reduce risk and prove impact when launching features. Download this whitepaper to learn: How to ship products faster with higher quality. The best way to launch features with less risk and more control. How to prove the impact of every feature release with experimentation.

How the Instapage product team sped up design change decisions

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Case study How theInstapageproduct team sped up design change decisions This is a case study by Kevin Yang, an associate product manager at Instapage. He primarily works on projects that improve and optimize the landing page builder and has an unhealthy obsession with motorcycles. Instapage is an advanced landing page platform for marketing teams and agencies. […]. The post How the Instapage product team sped up design change decisions appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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How Automattic is sustaining the perception of presence in its distributed team

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How Automattic is sustaining the perception of presence in its 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 […]. The post How Automattic is sustaining the perception of presence in its distributed team appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog.

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RealtimeBoard integration with Adobe Creative Cloud

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New Adobe Creative Cloud Connector Empowers Remote Communication and Collaboration Here at RealtimeBoard we continue to integrate whiteboarding activities into routine workflows of product teams. One of the recent updates on this journey is an integration with Adobe® Creative Cloud™, one of the most popular app collections for UI/UX Designers and other creatives who work […]. The post RealtimeBoard integration with Adobe Creative Cloud appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Updates

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Meet the new RealtimeBoard — the ultimate platform that’s customizable for any collaboration activity!

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Meet the new RealtimeBoard the ultimate platform that’s customizable for any collaboration activity. We are lucky to witness a global transformation in the world, where anyone can do awesome creative work with the best pros, regardless of the circumstances. And RealtimeBoard is here to help you find a common ground and achieve a shared understanding […]. The post Meet the new RealtimeBoard — the ultimate platform that’s customizable for any collaboration activity!

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The Data-driven Product Manager's Handbook

Using insight and guidance to deliver exceptional product experiences.