Our favorite management methods, processes and practices.
The Anatomy of a Product Development Team’s Sprint
So you know what your final product is, and you know what problem it solves, but don’t have a prototype yet. There are innumerable tasks required in the development loop to get you there. Releasing new products into the marketplace is high-risk and expensive, so you want to get a prototype into initial testing. Now.
Incorporating an External Development Team Into Your Company
Companies can benefit from the cross-industry experience and built-in expertise of hiring an outside development agency to assist with a software application launch, rather than relying on internal staff. But once you’ve brought on a team, the next question is how should you integrate them into your existing workflow?
Why Should You Hire Software Engineering Consultants?
Most companies are rightfully proud of the dedication they put into hiring a skilled team of experts. That’s why it can seem counterintuitive to turn around and call in an outside team of app developers.
What is Discovery?
By the Book: The Yeti discovery phase is an intensive three day workshop with the purpose of aligning the goals of a project with the expectations of everyone involved. Through discovery we create a strategy for the design and development of the client's idea and a roadmap for completing the project.
Business Lessons from Computer Science - Dining Philosophers
There's been quite a few lessons I've taken from my computer science degree into owning and operating a business but the one that's been probably the most significant has been the "Dining Philosophers". I think it's an important lesson that should be taught in any management curriculum as it encourages abstract thinking and problem solving.