The Blue Balls of Product Scope

A bit of fun communicating the challenges of product scope as it relates to product creation in an environment that’s not quite yet at the stages of mature user experience.

Ideal product scope & what the product team can handle.
What product scope is & what the product team can handle.
What an ideal simplification initiative looks like & what the product team can handle.
What a realistic outcome of a simplification initiative is & what the product team can handle.
What customers say they want & what the product team can handle.
What business demands & what the product team can handle.
What the financiers enable & what the product team can handle.
What gets planned and executed for version one release & what the product team can handle.
What the post-release road map looks like & what the product team can handle.
What customers actually need & what the product team can handle.
What the lowest business risk is & what the product team can handle.
What scope has the best user experience & what the product team can handle.
What a sustainable product is & what the product team can handle.