Last week I went to a talk at Jam London by Monzo’s Head of Product, Ole Mahrt. Ole talked about how they’re building a “transparent bank”, and I wanted to share some of the top things I took away from that session. Use your time to gather data Monzo spent the two years it took…Read more What I learnt from Monzo
So my first time at Lean Agile Manchester and I was really blown away by the great speakers that were at the event. Tom Loosemore's talk was really great. He spoke about his top 10 tips for agile/digital transformation and I was able to relate to all of them. I wasn't able to write them down as…Read more WOW – Lean Agile Manchester
On Friday I attended the NUX5 conference in the Northern College of Music, Manchester UK. I am not a UXer but UX touches on so many areas of product development, digital and general business that I knew going would be relevant and I would understand the subjects that where being spoken about. I was blown away…Read more NUX5 – Thoughts of a Non-UXer at a UX and Design Conference
I thought I would share some thoughts on a couple of projects I have worked on where the teams have been spread across the globe. My first taste of this was a while ago. I was working on a new application for an international financial service provider. The product team was based in the UK…Read more Developing Technology with globally dispersed teams
Businesses are finding that the world is moving at rapidly changing pace. The world is getting smaller and the digital revolution shows no sign of slowing down. How do business today deal with this? Digital transformation at the top of the list of issues that business of all sizes are currently having to face up to, but…Read more Enterprise Agility…. Avoid the trap!
Here are some examples questions that having been set out by others to help with the process of defining the elements in McKinseys 7s model. I would always be thinks of the WWWWWH..... Who, What, When, Where, Why and How. Strategy: What is our strategy? How do we intend to achieve our objectives? How do…Read more Checklist for success with McKinsey’s 7s
So you want to carry out some analysis and work out if your business is set up in the best way to achieve its intended output. There are a number of different ways of doing this but the McKinsey 7s has good pedigree and endured the test of time. Background for those geeks like me:…Read more Who is Mckinsey and what are these 7s – McKinsey 7S explained