A good definition of product judgement which is absolutely essential for project success. I’ve seen groups without this head off in the wrong direction too often to count and have usually had to jump in myself.
The recipe of how to acquire this skill is also not the only way to get it but it will reliably get you there.
A lovely set of easter eggs hidden in Switzerland’s official maps.
Reading this reminds me what a pleasure it is to work with good product managers and how rare they are.
Not surprising that the entire concept of ‘ethical AI’ is another scam perpetuated by the MIT Media Lab. At this point I would assume any project coming out of that institution to be compromised unless proven otherwise.
This is good advice for a Director of UX by Adrian Howard that generalizes well to any other kind of Director.
Lekha is a former collaborator who now has this lovely site of her own. Her sense of systems and many skills have always made it a joy to work with her.
A bunch of very relevant guidelines of how to setup a product team at various stages of a company from the CPO of Credit Karma.
“In the new city of the supertalls, man is born free but everywhere is in salad chains. The people are being made skinny to fit the skinniness of the buildings to come.”
“Whether the art that comes out of The Shed will be any good, or just social media-ready kitsch delivered in unnourishing experiential baggies for the ’gram, we don’t yet know.”
Every city worth a damn will be colonized and sterilized.
I started reading this article on WeChat which turned into a convincing takedown of design thinking’s incrementalism and lack of vision.
A concretized framework for making better product decisions by Laura Klein that comes down to: get together, write things down, review things, course correct when required.