4 Tricks for Maintaining Productivity

I remember when I was first introduced to a business instant messaging system – good ‘ol NWSend from Novell. You could send a short message to another user and it would pop up on their … well … we didn’t call ’em “Desktops” back then … pop up on their “screen”. It was fairly unobtrusive. […]

The Secret to Getting Your Mobile App Built

Even in companies devoted to an agile or lean development process, developing an app involves a lot of moving parts, people, and invested stakeholders expecting a high ROI. So, what’s the secret to getting your mobile app built without deteriorating into chaos and/or a bad product? Good Product Owners In an agile environment, a product […]

SCRUMmy Bug Fixes

It’s a common theme on SCRUM teams: How do we account for bugs? You never know how many will come in, what will be their priority, and what about those fifty or so that have been sitting in the backlog forever? I’m happy to share my experience and my process for turning around a project […]

Top 4 Mistakes to Avoid When Building Your First App

So, you’re pretty sure you’ve got the next million dollar app idea and can’t wait to get started? We’re just as excited as you are! But building an app is no small endeavor. Avoid these four common mistakes for your first app building experience to go as smoothly and successfully as possible. Forgetting Your End-user […]