To create great products we need to ensure that we develop the right things well and avoid developing unnecessary things. I have two techniques for how to get started.
I hear a lot of buzz on both sides of the MVP argument. Some say, MVPs are great, others say that they are trouble. MVPs can be a great starting strategy for product teams looking to get products out there quickly. People who dislike MVPs typically are frustrated by the concept of putting out trashy [...]
Sneaky makes me wonder what you are doing with my information! This is an example of trying to be cute and helpful but actually causes me wonder if I made a poor choice to trust the application. Acquiring my photo is helpful and most sites do this after registration, but it isn't sneaky. Thank you [...]
Beginning research is an acknowledgement that we don't know. There are many things that we may not know, and we can try to articulate them by listing hypothesis as assumptions and then testing them with research. We are always better off knowing sooner because our ability to pivot is improved and our sunk cost will be lower.