Adapted from a post on John’s website.

Below is a summary of how my development team and I used some of the ideas from Basecamp’s Shape Up to improve our process, deliver quality features consistently, and have deeper discussions about what we were building.

The thing that helped me put the theories into practice was focusing on the areas where our current process was struggling and trying the tools from Shape Up that seemed like they would help.

For my team there were two things we were struggling with:

  • Clarity — We weren’t all on the same page about what we were…

John Stokvis

Product @ Groupon

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