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Building beautiful brand experiences at Neoscape

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Reading time — 7 minBuildingbeautifulbrand experiences at NeoscapeHow Neoscape is using Miro to make collaboration with clients seamlessOne place to keep your ideas:“We were seeing a need for space for projects without taking up space. Miro certainly allows us to collaborate and gather ideas in one easy-to-use platform. We do much of our art reference […]. The post Building beautiful brand experiences at Neoscape appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

Miro CMO Barbra Gago on rebranding a hypergrowth startup

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Barbra Gago on rebranding a hypergrowth startupInvesting in brand–and re-branding–can result in long-term, exponential returns for a company. But evolving a familiar and beloved identity can create some unique challenges. Read why CMO Barbra Gago rebranded RealtimeBoard to Miro, the value it creates for customers and the community, and learn about the things to consider […]. The post Miro CMO Barbra Gago on rebranding a hypergrowth startup appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

How to build a high performing team culture in a remote environment

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How to build a high performing team culture in a remote environmentBuilding a strong and differentiated team culture is pretty challenging. Add “remote” to the mix, and it becomes very clear, very fast that you’ll have your work cut out for you.It is possible however to build a strong remote team culture –we’ve seen some […]. The post How to build a high performing team culture in a remote environment appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

Remote team meeting etiquette: how to stay polite in a distributed team

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Remote team meeting etiquette: how to stay polite in a distributed teamBeatrix Bodó Product Designer at FrontìraNowadays, we don’t have to be in the same space as our team to do our jobs. Instead, we use video conferencing and virtual meeting tools to stay in touch and collaborate across multiple locations.When we meet face-to-face, it’s much […]. The post Remote team meeting etiquette: how to stay polite in a distributed team appeared first on MiroBlog | A blog by Miro

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6 Styles of Data Analysis and Visualizations

Get inspiration for your next dashboard update in this guide to the six styles of analytics and data visualizations.

Summer Kim on the best ways to approach user research

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Reading time — 11 min Summer Kim on the best ways to approach user research User research plays a critical function when you are building tech products and services. This practice helps teams understand the user’s perspective, including their unmet needs, delights, and pain points, but also how they connect to the brand and product […]. The post Summer Kim on the best ways to approach user research appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

Prianka Rayamajhi on aligning the Copper design team around a shared vision

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Leading tech companies are often the first to test out innovative methods of work, so it’s no surprise that they’re also looking for ways to collaborate efficiently on complex projects. We talked to Prianka Rayamajhi, an experienced Product Design leader, and asked her about the best practices for visually documenting and collaborating on cross-functional projects […].

Ben Holland-Arlen on how the Salesforce UX team is working remotely

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Leading tech companies are often the first to test out innovative methods of work (like Agile), so it’s no surprise that they’re also beginning to hire remote workers and organize distributed teams. This approach allows them to attract best talent while reducing costs. We talked to Ben Holland-Arlen, an experienced UX leader, and asked him about […]. The post Ben Holland-Arlen on how the Salesforce UX team is working remotely appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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UX research reading List: Summer Kim’s top 6 books for researchers

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User research teams help companies design better products. The field of user research is quite new, and a recent McKinsey study showed that over 40% of the companies surveyed still aren’t talking to their end users during development, despite the fact that it gives a huge advantage to the organizations that want to stay ahead […]. The post UX research reading List: Summer Kim’s top 6 books for researchers appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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Hiten Shah on how to avoid common pitfalls of product development

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Hiten Shah on how to avoid common pitfalls of product development In today’s fast-changing business environment, it’s critical to consistently come up with valid product ideas, scale them and move forward to create the future for your customers. That’s a tough goal, but San Francisco-based entrepreneur Hiten Shah has mastered the art, even with a team that’s distributed […].

Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

By creating innovative analytics products and expanding into new markets, more and more companies are discovering new potential revenue streams. Join Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst, as he walks you through how data that you're likely already collecting can be transformed into revenue!

Collaboration without constraints: RealtimeBoard is now Miro

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Collaboration without constraintsI’m excited to announce that as of today,we have a new name and brand identity:RealtimeBoard is now called MiroFrom the beginning, we have aimed to help distributed teams work as if they were sitting in the same room. Through our journey, we discovered that the whiteboard was at the center of a lot […]. The post Collaboration without constraints: RealtimeBoard is now Miro appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and Zendesk

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Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and ZendeskOn February 27, 2019, we hosted our «Reshaping teamwork» meetup in San Francisco. Together with our guests—Zendesk’s Veevi Rosenstein, Salesforce’s Ben Holland-Arlen, Copper’s Prianka Rayamajhi, and Upwork’s Jessica Drizin—we talked about fostering collaborative UX teams and setting up the right processes to work […]. The post Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc.,

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Richard Jhang ?on running a consulting business with remote teams

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Reading time — 9 minRichard Jhang on running a consulting business with remote teamsSpeeding up iterations at a remote consulting team1.Into the world of consulting2.Designing a distributed business3.Beyond tools and techniques4.Managing a distributed startupModern consulting firms face many challenges. Hiring top professionals often relies on building distributed teams, and clients can be located anywhere in […]. The post Richard Jhang ?on

Suneet Bhatt on the best onboarding practices for a distributed startup

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Onboarding new people at a company can be a challenge. As a leader, you need to create a process that gives a new hire the ability to understand your team’s unique workflow and goals, and also ensure that they are fully equipped to start working and secure their first wins. These few months are so […]. The post Suneet Bhatt on the best onboarding practices for a distributed startup appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

Nine companies share 30+ best practices for creating embedded analytics products

In this 4-part series, product and technology leaders share insights for successfully going to market with a data product. Find out how you can embed analytics in your solution, from building your business case to designing and launching your product.

Chris Messina on building and scaling products that matter

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Reading time: 8 minChris Messina on building and scalingproducts that matterA conversation about sharing, succeeding, and diversityWhen you’re starting a new project, developing an idea, or founding a company, it’s easy to think you need to keep everything to yourself—including your knowledge, your code, and most other things. For a lot of people, this seems […]. The post Chris Messina on building and scaling products that matter appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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Irene Au (Khosla Ventures) on facilitating companies’ growth with good design

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Irene Au (Khosla Ventures) on facilitating companies’ growth with good design Great design is no longer just about how a product looks and feels, but how a company understands and listens to its customers, how it hires and organizes its teams, and how it anticipates and accounts for change. No one is more aware of […]. The post Irene Au (Khosla Ventures) on facilitating companies’ growth with good design appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and Zendesk

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Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and ZendeskOn February 27, we hosted our «Reshaping teamwork» meetup in San Francisco. Together with our guests—Zendesk’s Veevi Rosenstein, Salesforce’s Ben Holland-Arlen, Copper’s Prianka Rayamajhi, and Upwork’s Jessica Drizin—we talked about fostering collaborative UX teams and setting up the right processes to work remotely. Check […].

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Inside the RealtimeBoard team: How to get the most out of UX surveys

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To develop products in the right direction, we need to research the experiences of our users, discover their needs and unpack the insights. That’s how we build and design solutions, and the user plays a lead role in this fascinating process. As product managers, designers and researchers, we have a large toolset to discover what […]. The post Inside the RealtimeBoard team: How to get the most out of UX surveys appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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Buyer’s Guide for Embedded Analytics

Selecting the right embedded analytics technology in a crowded market filled with sub-categories can be a daunting task. This eBook discusses the top evaluation criteria buyers of embedded analytics need to consider.

Remote life hacks from the RealtimeBoard team: Part 1

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In 2019, remote work is becoming more and more popular: to hire the best talent from all across the world and keep up with the competition, startups and big companies alike are building distributed teams. There are also numerous productivity tools that support organizations as well as individuals. However, transitioning from a colocated team to […]. The post Remote life hacks from the RealtimeBoard team: Part 1 appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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

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 CDK Global mastered remote Design Sprints in RealtimeBoard

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During our recent webinar, “How CDK Global has mastered remote collaboration,” Rachael Austen, the company’s Director of User Experience, shared her tips and tricks for distributed design teams.Design challenges at CDK GlobalCDK is the leading global provider of technology solutions to the automotive industry. Our user experience team gets to innovate, create, and design cutting-edge […].

Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Find out which industries, use cases, and business applications are the best opportunities for data monetization. Understand what data is being monetized, who wants it, and why. Use data you already own to create new revenue sources. Download the eBook today!

Kim Goodwin on how to make user-centered values pervasive in your organization

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We recently interviewed Kim Goodwin, consultant, speaker, and author of Designing for the Digital Age. Kim shared how to make user-centered values pervasive in your organization. The people I work with are design leaders, product managers, and senior executives. I think they all approach me for slightly different reasons, but the thing they have in common is […].

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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How remote UX teams can benefit from using RealtimeBoard

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With the growing trend of remote work, especially in digital industries, UX managers are faced with the necessity of managing distributed teams, adding to the already complex challenges of maintaining efficient development, selling the UX vision to the entire company and studying mysterious customers. To help you succeed in this challenging environment, we created RealtimeBoard, which […].

Veevi Rosenstein on managing a remote research team at Zendesk

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Come see Veevi in San Francisco at the UX meetup on Feb 27!We’re We’re excited to be hosting a live event for the Bay Area UX design and research community on February 27. Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and Zendesk” will take place at the Upwork HQ in San Francisco […]. The post Veevi Rosenstein on managing a remote research team at Zendesk appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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Assessing the Five Styles of Enterprise Business Intelligence

The world of BI and analytics has evolved. Discover the five styles of reporting and analysis, and learn the pros and cons of each in an enterprise scenario.

Jessica Drizin on managing Upwork remote research team

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Come see Jessica in San Francisco at the UX meetup on Feb 27!We’re We’re excited to host a live event on February 27 as part of our “Reshaping Teamwork” series for the Bay Area UX design and research community. Fostering a Collaborative UX Team: Tips from Salesforce, Upwork, Copper Inc., and Zendesk” will take place at […]. The post Jessica Drizin on managing Upwork remote research team appeared first on RealtimeBlog | A blog by RealtimeBoard

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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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How to organize a local meetup remotely

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Even if you like your job, it’s great to have some space for professional exploration, inspiration and education without the pressure of daily work tasks. Conferences cost money and require a day or more of your time. Meetups, on the other hand, are a perfect social and professional activity: monthly or weekly events with a […]. The post How to organize a local meetup remotely appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Product development Remote collaboration

The fourth industrial revolution in numbers: What you need to know about work in 2022

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The only constant is change. These words are as true now as they were when the Greek philosopher Heraclitus spoke them more than 2,500 years ago. For all we know, change might even be accelerating; after all, technology is improving at a rate unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. At a glance, this technological revolution […]. The post The fourth industrial revolution in numbers: What you need to know about work in 2022 appeared first on RealtimeBoard Blog. Agile management

Top 5 Analytics Features to Reach More Users with Valuable Data Insights

Ready to expand the benefits of your BI and analytics? This eBook describes the key capabilities that product, IT, and business owners must consider when charting a plan to scale up business benefits from data and analytics.

The ultimate guide to remote team meetings

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Quick navigationDo you really need a remote meeting?Remote Remote meeting frequencyPreparing for a remote meetingRunning a remote meetingAfter a remote meetingRemote meeting etiquetteRemote meeting software toolsTo build best-in-class teams, win the competition, and, ultimately, create the next big thing, organizations are hiring talent from all across the world, making teams increasingly distributed. Some companies open hubs […].

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Melissa Perri (Produx Labs) on how to run a distributed consultancy firm

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Here at RealtimeBoard, we’re always curious about the ways leading companies from around the world approach product development and the challenges they face while organizing their work on distributed teams. We recently caught up with Melissa Perri, the New York-based founder and CEO of Produx Labs and author of the forthcoming book Escaping The Build […].

Adapting to Agile: How Skyscanner tracks progress, runs retros, and maps complex processes

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Adapting to Agile: How Skyscanner tracks progress, runs retros, and maps complex processes When your organization grows, being Agile and iterating quickly is critical to stay relevant. Today, we excited to publish a story about Skyscanner, a travel fare aggregator that’s succeeding at implementing Agile processes to moving quickly to be ahead of industry changes. Tracking […].

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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How To Launch A Feature To Maximize Growth

Speaker: Brian Balfour, CEO, Reforge

Have you ever been part of a launch that, despite everyone's hard work, was more like a balloon deflating than a rocket taking off? It turns out that some of the most popular product and feature launch tactics can be counterproductive to achieving sustainable growth. Brian Balfour, Founder and CEO of Reforge, has taken a close look at these practices to figure out just why they can slow - or even hurt - growth. Now, he has a repeatable model for you to use in your next launches to get the growth you're looking for.