Product Manager at @PivotalLabs Tokyo. Ex-Medium Japan.
— Lean Startup tools offer the details of “how to play,” while the Market Opportunity Navigator helps you to zoom-out to understand “where to play”
TDD eradicates fear of change.
1. Don’t wait for the perfect solution
That question is the key to tracking progress because it moves the conversation away from features and reorients it towards value delivery.
Human beings are delightfully creative, and you never know how people might use a product out in the wild.
Break away from the habit of writing user stories and bulleted list of acceptance criteria. Stop demoing features and listing benefit statements. Tell a good story, and you’ll end up with a passionate team who works on product your customers Love.
Creeping featurism is a tendency to add more features to existing ones. Usually, beyond a reason. And there is no way that the product will remain usable and understandable once all the features have been added over time.
“At its core, all business is about making bets on human behavior.” — The Power of ‘Thick’ Data, WSJ