HOW TO PLAN A PROJECT IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

HOW TO PLAN A PROJECT IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Are you feeling overwhelmed by the number of tasks you need to complete before your next big launch? Or maybe you are not sure how to organize your team to get things done? In this article I show you how to plan a project in 4 simple steps.   If you’re struggling with organization, you may need to put a little bit of time aside and do some planning. But sometimes when I speak with small…

A STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO AGILE PROJECT MANAGEMENT

A STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO AGILE PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Project management is not as simple as just creating a plan and executing it. There are many other things that you have to take into account: managing a team, communicating well, delivering a product, tracking progress, assess risks… But how do we combine all of that with agile? Is planning compatible with agile? Here you will find a step by step guide so that you can project manage like a pro using agile. These are…

HOW TO PLAN YOUR PROJECT USING AGILE

HOW TO PLAN YOUR PROJECT USING AGILE

When you develop software, one of the best methodologies you can use is Agile. It is broadly used in the digital industry and somehow everyone wants to go Agile. Believe it or not Agile can also be applied to other projects. It doesn’t matter if it’s not software, you can take an agile approach to almost anything. I always say that Agile is more of a mindset than a methodology. It has to sink into people’s…

HOW TO PRIORITIZE REQUIREMENTS

HOW TO PRIORITIZE REQUIREMENTS

When starting a new project, very often happens that clients come to me with a huge list of requirements. They want them all. And they want them now. All of them are very important of course. And they all should be developed. Sure. The reality is that often we don’t have all the resources we need to develop all requirements at once. But what’s more important is that it can be very risky to develop…

HOW TO COME UP WITH A PRODUCT VISION

HOW TO COME UP WITH A PRODUCT VISION

Every project needs a vision that will act as the “North Star” setting a direction and guiding the team towards the ultimate goal: the reason why you are creating the product in the first place. Many times I speak with clients that have a lot of ideas but they are lacking a vision. Having a vision is extremely important because it will allow you and your team to never loose sight of where you are…

TYPES OF DESIGNERS YOU NEED TO KNOW

TYPES OF DESIGNERS YOU NEED TO KNOW

A common issue some of my clients face when forming a team is finding the right designer. They would ask their friends for recommendations or look at job marketplaces only to end up more confused than they were at the beginning. Hiring the right designer can turn into a bit of a nightmare if you don’t know exactly what you are looking for and the industry jargon. First of all, ask yourself this question: What do…