By now, everyone in the technology industry has either heard of, or worked in agile sprints. But what about design sprints? Popularised by GV, Google’s venture capital arm, design sprints are an effective way to rapidly test and prototype ideas in the space of a week. In this article, I’ll look at how design sprints fit in with existing Agile and Lean methodologies, and how you can decide if a design sprint is the best approach for your latest project. Traditional, Agile and Lean processes Processes and methodologies provide a framework teams with diverse skills to work together effectively.… <br /> <strong>Continue reading at: http://uxmastery.com/enough-agile-sprints-time-design-sprints/</strong>
The main trouble I’ve always had with UX in sprints isn’t actually the design portion, it’s the research and usability testing portion. Even with lean, one still has to work with others’ schedules.