Tips for UX Leadership in an Enterprise Agile Environment

UX in an Enterprise Agile World

Moderator: Let’s start out with a quick description of what we mean by “agile,” just to make sure we’re all on the same page and have a shared vocabulary around it.

  • Individuals and interactions over processes and tools
  • Working software over comprehensive documentation
  • Customer collaboration over contract negotiation
  • Responding to change over following a plan

Moderator: What are some of the common challenges that you notice when we first start user experience work with an enterprise client, in regards to agile?

Moderator: To that point, what are some ways to try to integrate UX into an agile process? What have you found to be successful?

Moderator: We talked a little bit about the customer feedback loop. When developers like me are building, then release a product, the feedback loop is often forgotten. Can you speak to the benefits of using feedback to learn and grow?

Moderator: We’ve talked a lot about the research track, but let’s talk more about the next track down-design and development exploration. What does that track look like in practice?

Moderator: We talked a lot about the top two tracks. What is the role that design plays on that third production track, where the development is happening?

Moderator: We’ve talked about managing time and collaboration. What are some of the challenges of making all of that happen? Time is money, so how do we juggle the need for people’s time for various efforts?

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