Empowering Development Teams

Roman Pichler

Developing team member skills

Lead on Purpose

The next step is to … Continue reading → Product Management Team Building decisions development influence Innovation Knowledge market market expert skillsAs you progress on the journey of building great teams, you create the vision, build a strong foundation of trust and motivate your team to reach beyond what they thought they were capable of doing.

What is Testimonial Driven Development?

Mind the Product

The products they develop will eventually solve some problems and make people’s lives easier, and there is nothing wrong with this approach. However, I want to present a different perspective, Testimonial Driven Development (TDD). Testimonial Driven Development Explained.

Developing Your Team Purpose

Lead on Purpose

Guest post by John Izzo, PhD and Jeff Vanderwielen PhD Today’s product managers wear many hats and are required to be motivators, counsellors, mentors, and enforcers. It’s difficult to balance competing job priorities and some leaders do a great job … Continue reading → Leadership Purpose mentor motivator teamwork

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Internal Product Development by Lucia Adams

Mind the Product

Developing influence across an organisation allows you to drive products – and transformation – forward. Workshopping – Workshop the “how” and “why”, not just the “what” in terms of values and behaviours in product development.

Optimal Product Process™ 3.0 Phase Three: Develop

280 Group

This post describes the third phase in the Optimal Product Process: Develop. Using a great plan (whether an Agile backlog with sprint priorities assigned or a more formal plan) the agreed upon product is then developed. Solidify any development plans that remain uncertain.

Developing Product Management Confidence

bpma ProductHub

But how do you develop the confidence required to lead a team of stakeholders to a positive outcome?

Agile physical product development?

CONTACT Software

Almost 20 years after the Agile Manifesto, agile software development has become widely accepted. It is no longer about whether, but only about best practices in detail and agile … Continue reading "Agile physical product development?".

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Internal Product Development at the Financial Times by Claire Parker

Mind the Product

In this ProductTank London talk, Claire Parker describes how the Financial Times built internal tools for editorial use by using a product development approach. Claire outlines the key milestones of the Lantern journey by detailing aspects of the product development approach.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

Finding A New Tool to Develop A New Product

Mind the Product

As a result, we’ve been able to take these learnings and think of creative ways to apply those enjoyable elements of baseball in the game that we’re developing now. The post Finding A New Tool to Develop A New Product appeared first on Mind the Product.

Escape From the Feature Roadmap to Outcome-driven Development

Mind the Product

The default behaviour of a team with this kind of roadmap is to complete one feature and then start developing the next one, even if the context (strategy, user needs, competition) has changed. I’ve made a lot of roadmaps in my time.

Solving Product Development Challenges With Product Review

Mind the Product

Telenor has limited resources to spend on developing digital products. Each product is assessed by its level of completion of the requirements for each stage of development, and this assessment translates into the categorization of the product.

Developing a PRD

Actuation Consulting

A PRD is a document that serves the development team. Done right, the PRD will move the development team beyond considering what to build to how to build. The post Developing a PRD appeared first on Actuation Consulting. Essentials of a Product Requirements Document (PRD). In this week’s post, I’m going to discuss the nuts and bolts of the PRD (Product Requirements Document).

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

And development teams are. with a third-party analytics development platform, which. application—and because developers often assert that it’s. commit to staffing significant resources in development, support, and keeping up with advances in data. WHY “BUILD OR BUY?”

Reasons Why PHP Development Companies Enjoy Using The Platform For Web Development Services

The Product Coalition

[link] Website development is getting much easier by the day, as different open-source web development platforms are being built by top software development companies. Anyway, why do you need to develop your website with PHP? Why you should develop your website with PHP 1.

Introducing the Developer Portal

AB Tasty

Developers are busy people. They’re key players in the tech world, but also lend their time to developing features, fixing. This article was originally posted on AB Tasty as Introducing the Developer Portal.

Developing as a Product Manager

Mind the Product

Your role is now to develop other leaders from across the organisation, not just product managers. The post Developing as a Product Manager appeared first on MindTheProduct. There are no guides to Product Management.

Employee development on purpose

Lead on Purpose

Recently companies have raised their focus on why customer success matters and how to delight increasingly demanding customers. At its core, creating happy customers requires happy employees—the front-line people who interact continually with customers.

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

lead to a whole new set of problems: Developer Grade Analytics 2 Many companies put analytics projects on the backburner. an Analytics Emergency Developer Grade Analytics 3 Indicator #1: Long Queue of Ad. Hoc Requests One irony in application development is new features.

Symptom Checker: Common Product Development Challenges

ProductCraft

How do you know if your team is suffering from a particular product development problem? Read more » The post Symptom Checker: Common Product Development Challenges appeared first on ProductCraft by Pendo. Best Practices PM Role Product Development Product Teams

Motivating Development Teams

Mironov Consulting

Development teams (aka scrum teams, squads, crews) formally report up through Engineering, but Product Management has a shared responsibility to support well-functioning teams and build trust. But top-down, metrics-driven interventions mostly fail to make development teams more productive.

Ten laws of software development

The Product Coalition

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels Software development brings with it its fair share of paradigms, patterns and principals. Many of these take the form of software development laws. Some software development laws relate only to coding practices.

Disruptive Product Development – Jenine Lurie

Mind the Product

In this presentation at ProductTank NYC, Jenine explains how to apply user centered design techniques in a way that creates a “disruption” to ensure that customer needs come first when developing products. Prioritizing Features is Smart Product Development .

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

development team can focus. developer resources CON Building analytics is code- intensive, which means it. requires more developer. look like your vendor’s brand, not yours Development time will depend on. the ease to develop on your chosen.

Is developing for desktop dead?

The Product Coalition

Amid the rise and rise of web-based applications, is it time to sound the death knell for the development of desktop apps? Besides, why would developers want to spend time developing a desktop app? So, why is desktop development making a comeback?

What can Trader Joe’s Teach us About Customer-Centric Product Development?

Mind the Product

It’s product development like that – that seeks out innovative solutions rooted in intimate knowledge of customer’s problems – that has earned Trader Joe’s the reputation as one of the most customer-centric organizations on the planet.

How to Work with Developers

Under10 Playbook

A2A: How does a product manager work with product development? Philosophically, think of the product manager as the owner of the problem and product development as the owner of the solution. Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Product Development: Turning Months Into Weeks

Mind the Product

The fantastic features and vibrant development community surrounding Firebase make getting your product launched that much more efficient – in fact some large companies have also taken note and are using it. So what has the development taught us?

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

Customizing embedded analytics in this way means thinking about packaging and pricing early in product development cycles. Teams of agile developers race along the product. Develop your user classes by interviewing a representative sample of users within your customer mix.

Applying Systems Thinking to Your Product Development Process

280 Group

Product Managers Are Outsiders in the Product Development Process There are two underlying problems for Product Managers when considering any product development process, whether it is Agile, Waterfall, or a hybrid process.

Tesla Agile Development: Product Management at its Best

280 Group

Tesla Agile Development: Version 8.0 The post Tesla Agile Development: Product Management at its Best appeared first on 280 Group Product Management. Software and Product Management at its best. Last week I received the version 8 update from Tesla.

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Building an API that Developers Love

Mind the Product

Maxime says he asks this question to everyone from business development to API experts! At Zendesk, the first API was provided free by Ruby on Rails and the developers included it as a little bonus without much thought. Without documentation developers will have no clue where to start.

Some Destructive Anti-Patterns in Product Development

The Product Coalition

lean product-management agile software-development product-designIf you recognise any of these, you’re probably not building the right thing… Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ».

Get Better User Insights With Wasteless Validation

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant

Developing your spidey Product sense

BrainMates

In this sense, they have developed a superpower, and extra sense – a ‘spidey sense’ Spiderman is known for his spidey sense. But how do Army, Navy and Airforce folks develop their spidey sense? How can Product Managers develop their spidey sense?

Managing Manufactured Products: Design and Development

Mind the Product

Now, let’s start designing and developing. The best development teams create a healthy tension between industrial design and industrial engineering. The development team compromises, such that neither the form nor function is well executed. New Product Development Processes.

Managing Uncertainity in Product Development

The Product Coalition

leadership product-manager startup product-development product-managementTips and tricks for Product Managers to manage uncertainty Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ».

How Designers & Developers Can Work Better Together

Mind the Product

Jason Fleitz is Director of Web Operations at LivePerson, where they develop products such as LiveEngage- a platform that gives companies the ability to engage with their customers anytime on web sites, mobile and social networks.

How User Acceptance Testing Can Save You Time and Money

Speaker: J.B. Siegel, VP of Client Services, Seamgen