Wed Jul 14 · Product Thinking

The Four Necessary Focus Areas for Building Better Products

Product Thinking is a repeatable approach that ensures that you, your team, and your organization are consistently progressing and genuinely building better products. So try embedding these four focus areas into your team’s product development process.

Wed Jul 7 · Product Thinking, Software Development

The Product Thinking Playbook Explained: Wireframing

The Product Thinking playbook is a mapping tool that helps us build better products for our clients and their customers. In this piece, Christopher Johnston, Senior Software Engineer, explains how and why we use the Wireframing card.

Wed Jun 30 · Product Thinking, Strategy

The Product Thinker’s Toolkit: Hypothesis-Driven Validation

A Product Thinker’s toolkit needs to be robust, filled with frameworks one can pull from at the right moment to unlock product impact. Here we walk you through the seven steps of a Connected favourite: Hypothesis-Driven Validation. On numerous discovery and delivery engagements we’ve seen this versatile framework help product teams build better products and avoid building bad ones. Click to learn more.

Wed Jun 16 · Product Thinking, Software Development, Strategy

How to Onboard and Grow a Team During a Rapidly Evolving Project

As teams move through the product development process they often stumble across the major challenge of onboarding new team members effectively and maintaining momentum. In this excerpt from our latest white paper Creating an Effective Product Delivery Team, we share how the Product Thinking approach solves for this challenge.

Wed Jun 2 · Culture

Connector Spotlight: Matt DeLuco

Get to know Matt DeLuco, Engineering Manager, in his own words as he answers questions under the Connector spotlight.

Wed May 26 · Product Thinking, Strategy

Does Product Thinking Work in Large Organizations?

Does Product Thinking work in large organizations? We know it does. Working with our client partners we’ve seen empowered teams within large organizations work with the speed and agility of a startup. Our best-in-class Product Manager Ivana Ciric explains how.

Wed May 19 · Design, Product Thinking, Software Development

The Product Thinking Playbook in Action (Remotely): Card Sorting

Our Product Thinking Playbook is our best-in-class project-planning tool for building better products. In this piece our Senior Product Designer Hala Khoursheed walks through a recent project she worked on and how she pivoted the Card Sorting tactic card to work effectively in a remote setting.

Wed Apr 28 · Product Thinking, Software Development

The Product Thinking Playbook in Action (Remotely): Concept Evaluation

Our Product Thinking Playbook is our best-in-class project-planning tool for building better products. In the latest piece in this series, Kitty Chio, Product Manager, walks us through a recent project she worked on and how she pivoted our Concept Evaluation technique card to work effectively in a remote setting.

Wed Apr 21 · Culture

Connector Spotlight: Simon Tolkin

Get to know Simon Tolkin, Business Development Manager, in his own words as he answers questions under the Connector spotlight.