The most important decisions made about any product often take place between iterations. You could argue that the timeframe between identifying key research findings and understanding what the next iteration will be is the most crucial to the future success of the product. Andy Vitale, UX Design Principal at 3M, talks us through his iterative approach to research.
The Lean Startup approach is gaining popularity in organisations of all sizes, which means teams must adapt their processes. More and more, UX professionals are being asked to take on Lean experiments – which are fantastic – but differ slightly from traditional UX research. This guide will help you get the most out of your experimentation cycles and understand whether you should pivot or persevere with your MVP.
Amanda Stockwell will be joining us on Slack to talk about running experiments in a lean environment and using the findings to take an MVP to the next agile iteration (or not!).
Working as part of an Agile team means you don’t always get the time you’d like to carry out your research. But Amanda Stockwell shows how, with a little flexibility, high-quality UX research in an Agile environment is possible. This is the first in a series of posts that will discuss the impact of Agile software development on UX practices.
Jeff Gothelf, designer, speaker, and author of the popular book Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience, shares some sage advice about how we should be focussing our energy when operating within an Agile development environment.
Our list of online UX courses has proven popular, but until now we haven’t reviewed any of the courses on the list. Until now.
In this post, Matt reviews Design Your User Experience In 7 Simple Steps, a udemy course created by UX Designer and entrepreneur, Amir Khella.