How Product Design Sprints Can Save Time and Money Regardless of Your Industry

We all want to save time and money. Perhaps especially so when it comes the product design and development.

Wouldn’t you like to know if your latest idea for a product is a good one before investing your precious resources in a gamble?

Stephen Henderson is a Software Product Manager at Cricut where they use Design Sprints to build product prototypes that save them headaches down the road. Sprint planning and product validation carry their business strategy from the gen… Read More

What is Rapid Prototyping And Why is it Used in Development?

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Rapid Prototyping applies an iterative approach to the design stage of an app or website. The objective is to quickly improve the design using regularly updated prototypes and multiple short cycles. This saves time and money by solving common design issues before development begins, helps businesses to reach market quicker, and puts the focus of development on the needs of the end-user.… Read More

How this CEO is Combining Creativity with Customer Service to Create Phenomenal UX/UI

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UX/UI profoundly impacts any SaaS product. Users that enjoy using an application, ultimately utilize the tool over and over again, which drives customers back to the developer. On the other side of the coin, no matter how great the functionality is, if the experience is clunky, users will become frustrated and limit their usage, or stop completely. Yikes.… Read More

Starting a SaaS Business: 13 Tips That Will Set You Up For Success

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SaaS is booming; Gartner forecast that global revenue from SaaS will grow from $73.6 billion in 2018 to $101.9 billion by 2020. There’s certainly a huge opportunity, but there is also a lot of competition and plenty of ways to make mistakes. That’s especially true when you have a low budget – you have very little capability to absorb errors until you’ve started generating revenue, which could be months away.… Read More

1 Simple Concept to Align Business and Tech Development

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It’s in our nature to pushback against the things we don’t inherently understand, and that pushback is a sad reality for many businesses attempting to align business and tech development.

Uniting teams can be a surprisingly polarizing issue, but I think Occam’s razor can give us all a little bit of hope. Meaning, if you look at the root of both business and tech development, you’ll see one simple rule that may resolve any misalignment between your business developer… Read More

TopTal vs. DevSquad: Which Is Better?

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Development is typically seen as a vital yet stress-inducing process that most businesses dread. But, why is that? As both TopTal and DevSquad recognize, it is difficult to find qualified professionals who are able to not only deliver what you want, but help you figure out what you need.

However, there is no shortage of platforms out there that claim they’ll help you locate talent. In this article, we’ll compare these two top choices to help you decide which is be… Read More