Manage Demanding Stakeholders Via Open Communication 🗣
If you’re constantly being chased by stakeholders, you’re probably not presenting your designs enough. Reverse the situation and get ahead of your team’s needs: 1. Schedule regular presentations to query, feedback and iterate on your designs, not just for your immediate team, but anyone who represents a dependency. 2. During your design presentation take meeting notes to confirm and circulate important team decisions (Yes, as a designer it’s your role to note decisions that impact your work, doubly if you’re working remote).