Agile

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  • Design-led Solutions for Humanitarian Aid

    Design-led Solutions for Humanitarian Aid

    How Pivotal worked with the Humanitarian Innovation Fund to develop a guide for applying lean and user-centered design far beyond software.Authors: Ellie Ereira & Aly BlenkinPhoto: Maik...

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  • Lessons Learned Running Our First Remote Design Sprint

    Lessons Learned Running Our First Remote Design Sprint

    Pivotal Labs applies the Google Ventures Sprint process with a remote design team and suggests how the framework can be improved.Canyon Boak presents a lightning demo of Concourse to the rest of...

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  • What Happens After the MVP?

    What Happens After the MVP?

    Maybe your project could benefit from a “release map.”Written together with Shanfan Huang, Pivotal Labs Product Designer.On our last project at Pivotal Labs in Boston, we released the MVP/SVP of...

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  • What to Do Before You Redesign Your Product

    What to Do Before You Redesign Your Product

    A redesign is a great way to reinvent your brand, get a leg up on the competition, and revisit those clunky and outdated workflows. While we may be eager to jump right in, we have to be careful...

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  • API Design: Choosing Between Names and Identifiers in URLs

    If you're involved in the design of web APIs, you know there's disagreement over the style of URL to use in your APIs, and that the style you choose has profound implications for an API’s...

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  • Designing for a Difference

    Designing for a Difference

    This week for Pivotal Voices, we’re featuring Pranay Sethi, UX Designer at Pivotal Dublin.When I first got a computer, I was maybe about 10 years old. One of my first memories was learning Flash...

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  • Letter to a Junior Designer

    Letter to a Junior Designer

    Advice I wish I had received earlier in my career.I moved to San Francisco in 2013 as a junior designer with only a few years of experience and a desire to dive into the deep end of design. While...

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  • TD Ameritrade accelerates innovation with agile, design thinking

    TD Ameritrade accelerates innovation with agile, design thinking

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  • Creating a Culture of Innovation at DISH3:23

    Creating a Culture of Innovation at DISH

    Learn how DISH mastered modern methods of software development and increased the quality of their software and time to market. Join the team at DISH Grand Central: https://pv.tl/2fmtCZC

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  • SVP: The Shoddiest Viable Product

    SVP: The Shoddiest Viable Product

    “If your product is a swiss army knife,” the workshop leader told us, “then your MVP is this simple pocket knife.” No, I thought, it should be a neolithic hand axe. How do you even know anyone...

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  • How Our Designers Feel About Interviewing at Pivotal

    How Our Designers Feel About Interviewing at Pivotal

    Reflections on what makes the Pivotal design interview process unique.I recently read a post in this publication entitled “The Developer Hiring Process is Broken” outlining the “no whiteboards, no...

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  • Through The Looking Glass: Designing Alice For Women

    Through The Looking Glass: Designing Alice For Women

    How Circular Board used Pivotal’s processes to build Alice, a machine-learning, digital startup advisor to womenIn early 2016, our team at Circular Board launched the world’s first digital...

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  • Coding the Resistance

    Coding the Resistance

    How software is playing an increasingly important role in political discourse and civic engagement worldwide.When entrepreneur Eric Ries and designer Jason Putorti found themselves personally...

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  • How to Get More Out of Your Iteration Review

    How to Get More Out of Your Iteration Review

    Is your iteration review just a dog-and-pony show for your stakeholders? If so, then you may be missing out on one your most important opportunities to ensure that you’re on track to delivering a...

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  • That Moment, Episode 1: “It was essentially disrupting ourselves”

    That Moment, Episode 1: “It was essentially disrupting ourselves”

    A Ford executive, a former FBI agent, and others discuss their pivotal moment where opportunity and uncertainty came to a boiling point.The team at Built to Adapt is thrilled to introduce That...

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  • Improved Project Member Management

    Improved Project Member Management

    We’ve updated the Project Members page to be faster, more reliable, and easier to use! The page hadn’t been revised in a number of years, and some of our larger customers had begun to see marked...

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  • How to Pivot When You’re an 86-Year-Old Insurance Company

    How to Pivot When You’re an 86-Year-Old Insurance Company

    Learn about the revolutionary solutions coming from AllstateDrivewise, by Allstate.Allstate Insurance, an 86-year-old company that grew out of Sears & Roebuck, is at a pivotal moment with the new...

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  • How to Build a Car Lab: Inside Volkswagen’s Digital:Lab

    How to Build a Car Lab: Inside Volkswagen’s Digital:Lab

    A talk with Stephan Hagemann, Director at Pivotal, who leads Pivotal’s engagement with Volkswagen in BerlinFrom mobility services to self-driving cars, Volkswagen is staking its future on...

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  • Two Insurance Companies Learn How to Operate Like a Startup … And So Can Your Enterprise

    Two Insurance Companies Learn How to Operate Like a Startup … And So Can Your Enterprise

    Morning stand up at the Merchandise Mart CompoZed Lab in Tempe, Az.You’ve heard it before. In order for large, traditional enterprises to compete with startups, they need to operate like startups....

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  • From Martial Arts to Product Design

    From Martial Arts to Product Design

    This week for Pivotal Voices, we’re featuring Jackie Ho, Product Designer at Pivotal New YorkEven though I wasn’t actively looking, I applied to Pivotal because the idea of working on different...

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