In this post, I’m going to reflect on what was on my mind by looking back on some stats of my posts in 2022.
At Web Directions Summit 2022, I made the case that Jobs to be Done work as a great “exchange” currency for teams to discuss value with stakeholders.
Even if you’re not a comic book fan, you’ve probably heard of Netflix’s adaptation of The Sandman. In this short video, Tom Sturridge is the ASMR of your dreams.
Managing by Outcomes with Jobs to be Done (JTBD) can help facilitate two-way negotiations that allow for team autonomy and ownership.
Influencing larger decisions that shape strategy starts with facilitating the smallest decisions, including how to incorporate feedback into designs.
There are some Project Management skills that will prove invaluable for the effectiveness of design strategists.
In this 7-minute video, John explains why limiting work in progress can increase flow and value in product development.
Let’s talk about the importance of vision for creating shared understanding around why are we bringing a product to market in the first place.
In this chat on Clubhouse, Jonathan Sun and I talked about The Importance of Vision for Product Design, and discussed how to facilitate discussions around creating experience Vision.
Let’s raise awareness about how unprepared designers are to understand and influence strategy, advocate for a new role called Design Strategist, and propose a minimum set of skills required for becoming a Design Strategist.