User Research

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Lean Personas

Personas, or archetype users, allow teams to concretely talk about users in specific roles and to understand needs outside the scope of user stories. In an agile environment, you may not have the time or resources to build traditional personas. Instead of eliminating the concept altogether, try a leaner version. Gathering Data Personas are typically … Continue reading »

Reality Maps

Reality maps are a way to collaboratively model people‚Äôs work and quickly gather the information needed to move forward with building user stories. They are a good choice for agile projects with short planning periods or for projects with limited contextual research opportunity. Reality maps… Make it easy to get a diverse group of people … Continue reading »