Managing design delivery in large organisations was always a risky thing and therefore a task that’s traditionally been siloed.
Big corporations like to create departments and use its authority and autonomy in their own territory — to protect the combined knowledge in a specific area.
In summary, my last article described the tools and methods of implementing basic Dual-Track Agile from the design perspective. We discovered the relationship between the essential elements and the roles they play in Product Design Delivery (PDD in short).
This article will bring us closer to the practical…
It’s late at night. Staring at the latest piece of the design system in Figma, I start seeing the pattern that I have not recognised before.
I got it; this is it! It will save my team and me a significant amount of time. Damn, it’s already 11 PM. Should…
Daily, thousands of designers around the world start or join new projects. Despite this, unwillingly or sometimes unknowingly, we are forced to choose the process or method that exhausts the team and ourselves. …
800-clap and massive thanks for sharing the story especially recognition of superpowers that some of us are grateful enough to discover in our early career and thrive the change within the organisation we work for.
This may sound obvious but not having input from an end user means you will be missing valuable feedback on how they would anticipate using the system. If your team is only getting input from users before the product development starts or after it’s fi…
Fantastic article @Janaka!
It great to see more design-led articles about Agile. How did you integrate input from the user into your DoD definition; and its impact on the delivery?
“Documentation is like sex: when it’s good, it’s very, very good; when it’s bad, it’s better than nothing.”
— Dick Brandon
“Design is a conscious and intuitive effort to impose meaningful order. Design is both the underlying matrix of order and the tool that creates it.”
— Victor Papanek
In the last article, we look at the structure that increases transparency across the business. This article aims to answer all the…