Writing

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Writing a Great Business Case

In this article, I will show you the six power tools you can use in developing a compelling business case:

  • Strategic alignment
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • The Business Model Canvas
  • Monte-Carlo Simulations
  • Risk Registers
  • Telling It Like a Story
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Three Skills to Understand B2B UX.

It seems designing a fresh new start-up or blue-sky innovation project gets all the limelight in the media these days, meanwhile, globally, companies spend (conservatively) somewhere around US$60B on custom-built applications every year, and this trend continued in an upward trajectory for decades.

The problem is that these applications have long lifespans, and tend not to age gracefully. People’s expectations of user-experiences are so far from what these applications offer, yet the investment in the underlying technology is high and the business processes these systems encapsulate can be very complex. So how do you effectively go about redesigning the user experience of a legacy system?

This post shows three ways you can use Design Thinking to better understand how and why you should redesign the user experience of your legacy applications.

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Reading List

These are books I have read and either loved entirely or at least found some gems inside.

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Recruiting Great IT, Design & Software Engineering Talent

Over the past 15 years, Thinking.Studio has been extremely fortunate to have some exceptional talent. So in writing this post, I thought it would make sense to share what I believe are some key contributing factors to recruiting excellent experienced IT, design, and software engineering talent.

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Getting Data in the Enterprise

So many organisations today struggle with their data. The world of big data, analytics and predictive modelling is so attractive, yet, the perceived complexity of achieving a data nirvana is so great that data projects either spiral out of control or never start. So how can you get a handle on your current data, whip it into shape and start using it?

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Managing Complexity

No matter what industry you’re in, you have to deal with complexity on a daily basis. From the complexity of computer systems you use to get work done, to the complexity of the projects you’re managing – it seems a byproduct of the information age is complexity.

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