Top 10 Mobile UX Agencies in 2018-2019

Appsee

That’s where UX agencies come in: they help brands, entrepreneurs, and individuals make their app ideas a reality. This UX agency has designed 25+ domains with clients from across 13 countries. Clay is a full-service development and UX agency based in San Francisco.

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5 Key Responsibilities of Agile Product Leaders

ProductPlan

What does product leadership look like in an agile context? For the product leaders supporting agile teams, it can be easy to get caught up in the routine of scrums , sprints, and standups. 5 Key Responsibilities of Agile Product Leaders. In an agile setting, the pace is faster.

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UX Research Training: Kick-start UX Research In Your Product Team

UX Studio

Attending UX Research Training enables your product team to. start in-house UX research and get to know how to take advantage of the insights to create a better product. Know what direction to take your product based on UX Research and not just educated guesses. Measuring UX.

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What Does the Agile Roadmapping Process Look Like in Practice?

ProductPlan

In today’s article, we’ll discuss the agile roadmapping process. We’ll start by reviewing the objectives of roadmaps and planning for agile teams, then share some special considerations for agile roadmaps. Decades before agile’s inception, Dwight D.

The Lean UX Process

Product Bookshelf

Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams by Jeff Gothelf. Lean UX Principles. Lean UX is the way you do design in an Agile process. The Lean UX process relies heavily on repeatable and continuing feedback and research with customers.

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Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics

Userzoom

The post Supercharge Your Corporate Dashboards With UX Analytics appeared first on UserZoom. Agile UX Research & Testing Events Measuring User Experience User Experience Research

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All You Need To Know About UX Team Structure

UX Studio

Companies have finally started to take UX seriously. As more and more UX designers and researchers get hired to make products better, we must think about how to best organize them. What does the ideal UX team structure look like? What three main disciplines form UX? If you’ve dipped your toes into the UX realm, you’ve probably met people of various different fields. UX Research. Well, we have said this before and will say it again: UX is a team sport.

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Lost in the Agile Jungle? by Christian Becker

Mind the Product

When we compare today’s agile product management in practice with what we have seen some 10 years ago, not much has changed: Agility is still mainly limited to UX labs and A/B testing, and misses the potential value that could be found between the initial idea and a working product.

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Dual-Track Agile: Why Messy Leads to Innovation

Mind the Product

What is Dual-Track Agile? Dual-Track Agile is an IT development methodology where figuring out what to build is as important as the building process. The Dual-Track Agile process is demonstrated in the gif below. Staffing is perhaps the messiest part of Dual-Track Agile.

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Agile With a Capital A Might not be Best by Morag McLaren

Mind the Product

Here Morag McLaren looks at a few things she’s learned through this process when it comes to Agile. Don’t Forget the Other Parts of the Agile Manifesto. Most people’s perception of the agile manifesto is that it tells us to do things fast and regularly.

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Agile With a Capital A Might not be Best by Morag McClaren

Mind the Product

Here Morag McLaren looks at a few things she’s learned through this process when it comes to Agile. Don’t Forget the Other Parts of the Agile Manifesto. Most people’s perception of the agile manifesto is that it tells us to do things fast and regularly. It is assumed that the understanding of users and how to solve their problems is the sole role of UX or the product manager. Don’t Assume Everybody Understands or Agrees With why You’re Moving to Agile.

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Changing the Conversation about Product Management vs. UX

Melissa Perri

If you had to pick one, would you rather be a Product Manager or UX Designer? The company was far from Agile or Lean at the time, but I didn’t know any better. My boss announced we were hiring a Director of UX. When the new Director of UX started, most of that went away.

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

RealtimeBoard

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. 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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How to Design an Agile Customer Support Process  

Craft.io

If you’re hard core agile, you should love support requests as much as we do, because they’re a huge part of our feedback input. Repeated complaints/ how to’s regarding certain functionalities can be a strong indication of UX issues.

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The competitive advantage of BPMA sponsored groups

bpma ProductHub

An Agile Product Open meetup recap. The Agile Product Open meetup is one such group that is dedicated to advancing the principles and practices of product management. It’s a collaborative forum for leveraging Agile to discover and deliver better products, sooner.

Product Love Podcast: Ryan Singer of Basecamp

ProductCraft

Podcast Agile Design PM Role product UXThis week on Product Love, I talked to Ryan Singer, the head of product at Basecamp, at their headquarters in Chicago. Product managers come from a variety of places.

The wheel’s still turning but the hamster’s dead — the importance of frequently measuring outcomes

The Product Coalition

Being an Agile geek, instead of just enjoying watching the kids having fun?—?which Photo by Ricky Kharawala on Unsplash The Agile geek in me kicked in again. Agile Development is both the solution and part of the problem. the more agile you can be.

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How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar

UserTesting

In a recent webinar, Pradeep Nayar, Director of UX & Product Design at Allstate, explains how Allstate is adopting a lean startup culture and embracing an extreme agile methodology to ‘fail fast’ and learn from their users to make relevant … The post How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product Research agile Lean ux webinar

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Life Update + Product Management Discussion + UX Book Club (OH MY!)

Product Manager in Heels

I'm also a part of the UX community in Boston., and leading a discussion for the UX Book Club. It has been QUITE the year already, and I’m only half way in!

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UserTesting and the Agile Manifesto

UserTesting

Just about every organization whose leadership has uttered the … The post UserTesting and the Agile Manifesto appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product agile development lean Lean uxAt the crux of every great digital experience, you’ll find a person. Someone who needs something. Someone with expectations and demands. Someone you have set out to help in some way.

UserTesting and the Agile Manifesto

UserTesting

Just about every organization whose leadership has uttered the … The post UserTesting and the Agile Manifesto appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product agile development lean Lean uxAt the crux of every great digital experience, you’ll find a person. Someone who needs something. Someone with expectations and demands. Someone you have set out to help in some way.

How agile is your company? [POLL]

UserTesting

How agile is your company? Does your company uphold the principles of Agile ? While there are plenty of companies who embrace the Agile philosophy, we know that’s not an easy shift to make—especially in larger organizations. We’d love to … The post How agile is your company? Product agile development Lean ux mobile development

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How agile is your company? [POLL]

UserTesting

How agile is your company? Does your company uphold the principles of Agile ? While there are plenty of companies who embrace the Agile philosophy, we know that’s not an easy shift to make—especially in larger organizations. We’d love to … The post How agile is your company? Product agile development Lean ux mobile development

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How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar

UserTesting

In a recent webinar, Pradeep Nayar, Director of UX & Product Design at Allstate, explains how Allstate is adopting a lean startup culture and embracing an extreme agile methodology to ‘fail fast’ and learn from their users to make relevant … The post How to adopt a lean startup culture – Q&A with Allstate Director of UX & Product Design, Pradeep Nayar appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product Research agile Lean ux webinar

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3 Key Traits of Successful Product Designers

ProductPlan

UX, UI). Product Management Agile & Development product design UX Designer UX DesignWhat exactly is product design? And how do you differentiate between a good product designer and a great one? Today we’ll look at the scope of the role of product designer as well as discuss a few traits of great product designers.

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

RealtimeBoard

Agile management remote collaboration ux designThe 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. […].

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From People To Insights In Hours: Fast & Easy Think-Out-Loud Studies With UserZoom

Userzoom

View this webinar on-demand and learn: The importance of think-out-loud feedback How product, marketing, and UX teams can make use of this type of feedback Tips for preparing participants to give better think-out-loud feedback How to leverage UserZoom for quick, easy think-out-loud studies.

Opening Cards in CardBoard

CardBoard

Uncategorized agile cardboard cardboardit cards post it notes technology user story mapping uxIf you use all of the features found within CardBoard you may notice something.

How to Create Lean Personas

Craft.io

Yet, agile timelines are not always afforded the lengthy periods needed to invest in complex personas. Lean personas for UX can still provide the value and insights your product management team needs, presenting only as much information as your PM team needs to mull and complete the project.

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Podcast: Breaking the Rules and Generating Insights with Mona Patel

Mind the Product

One of the things I’ve recognised, in working with Product and Innovation folks, especially those that subscribe to an agile and lean methodology is that they kept skipping ‘research’, especially discovery research.

Here’s why Shipping is so important to me

The Product Coalition

There’s a huge difference between agile development and what I see as a shipping culture. Agile Agile development is about short, iterative and incremental development cycles. It’s not agile development that turns a company into an agile one, it’s the shipping culture.

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Product Owner Manager – Alone Together

Tyner Blain

More specifically, the way I frame the collaboration between UX and product management – specifically for customer problems – is that I believe. Did your employer staff UX, product management and product ownership on your agile team?

Collaboration between Designers and Product Teams

The Product Coalition

Key success factors for collaboration between designers and product teams Working (actually) lean The Lean UX Framework Working lean means you will have cycles. Product Managers are the ones to understand about UX, Tech and Business, but not being a specialist in none of them, though.

A brief guide to user experience maps in all their various forms

Userzoom

In researching this article about creating different experience maps – mainly by sending OJ, our ace head of social, into the UX Slack channel and asking them what they think – we came across the following terms… Customer journey maps. UX maps. uxchat #uxdesign #ux.

The end of navel gazing

Inside Intercom

Earlier this year I gave a talk at UX London, and it’s no exaggeration to say that it felt like it had taken me my whole career to write it. The talk tackles the assumption among many designers and UX people that UX should be at the center of their company.

Customer Discovery Series Part I: The Role of Product Management

Product Manager in Heels

No two days are alike for a Product Manager (although with the introduction of the Product Owner role with Agile, the days can sometimes feel like they have the same structure). In this, it puts PM at the center of User Experience (or UX), Technology and Business.

Why Business Teams Need to Start Together, Work Together, and Finish Together

ProductPlan

To explain why I believe starting together is so important for a business team, let me tell you a story about the music career I had before entering product management and UX. Product Management Agile & Development company culture team

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How to turn a story point factory into a customer-centric team?

Mind the Product

The one spontaneous ovation at this year’s London MTPCon was when Drift CEO David Cancel muttered “I hate agile” as an aside while he was on stage. Agile, a revolutionary idea 10 years ago, has clearly lost its shine for many people. Showcase customers in your agile metrics.

A soft skill that serves me as a Product Owner

The Product Coalition

Compliment your role with these tricks and win hearts The world of agile, the role of the product owner is still pretty new and not completely defined. product-management product-owner communication agile soft-skills

Top 10 Product Guest Posts of 2017

Mind the Product

Agile Died While You Were Doing Your Standup. The inimitable Nate Walkingshaw argues that despite the successes Agile has brought us, it’s time to take the things we have learned from Agile and move on. Understanding how Design Thinking, Lean and Agile Work Together.

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