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Design Sprints: The methods, outcomes and pitfalls.

tomprior
March 22, 2018

Design Sprints: The methods, outcomes and pitfalls.

1. A brief rundown of what a Design Sprint is.
2. When to Sprint.
3. Deciding what to do next.

tomprior

March 22, 2018
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  1. DESIGN SPRINTS
    The methods, outcomes and pitfalls.
    Hayden Slaughter & Tom Prior
    ProductTank Brighton
    22 March 2018

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  2. OUR EXPERIENCE
    Facilitated and participated in Design Sprints
    Made some mistakes
    Run a lot of Sprint style design phases
    Learned a lot

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  3. A MISNOMER
    When is a Sprint not a Sprint?

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  4. A DISCLAIMER

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  5. WHAT WE WILL COVER
    1. A brief rundown of what a Design Sprint is.
    2. When to Sprint.
    3. Deciding what to do next.

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  6. 1. The GV Design Sprint

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  7. How to Solve
    Big Problems and
    Test New Ideas in
    Just Five Days
    1. The GV Sprint

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  8. 1. The GV Sprint

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  9. Jump forward in time.
    1. The GV Sprint

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  10. Structured days,
    proven formula
    1. The GV Sprint

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  11. SET THE STAGE
    1. The GV Sprint

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  12. Assemble the team
    1. The GV Sprint

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  13. Find a Facilitator
    1. The GV Sprint

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  14. Nominate a Decider
    1. The GV Sprint

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  15. Get a room
    1. The GV Sprint

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  16. MONDAY
    Map
    1. The GV Sprint

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  17. TUESDAY
    Sketch
    1. The GV Sprint

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  18. WEDNESDAY
    Decide
    1. The GV Sprint

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  19. THURSDAY
    Prototype
    1. The GV Sprint

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  20. FRIDAY
    Test
    1. The GV Sprint

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  21. 1. The GV Sprint
    Let’s go

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  22. WOAH THERE
    1. The GV Sprint

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  23. 2. When to Sprint

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  24. The Product Manager says..
    “We should do a design
    Sprint for every feature!”
    2. When to Sprint

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  25. Don’t waste a Sprint on
    business as usual
    2. When to Sprint

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  26. The CEO says..
    “That’s an exciting idea,
    but too risky”
    2. When to Sprint

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  27. Sprint the big stuff
    2. When to Sprint

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  28. The Developer says..
    “We can start developing this
    straight after the Sprint”
    2. When to Sprint

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  29. Sprints are not reliable
    product design
    2. When to Sprint

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  30. “We don’t know whether this idea
    is worth financial investment”
    The CFO says..
    2. When to Sprint

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  31. Use a Sprint to unlock
    budget
    2. When to Sprint

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  32. “The Sprint will validate what we
    think about our customers”
    The Marketing Manager says..
    2. When to Sprint

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  33. Sprints don’t replace
    proper research work
    2. When to Sprint

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  34. You avoided pitfalls and picked
    the right thing to Sprint on.
    2. When to Sprint

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  35. You went from idea to tested
    prototype in just five days.
    2. When to Sprint

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  36. You gathered valuable feedback
    and identified patterns.
    2. When to Sprint

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  37. Your team developed a shared
    vision.
    2. When to Sprint

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  38. 3. What next?

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  39. It depends!
    3. What next?

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  40. There were some
    unexpected wins
    The outcome was…
    3. What next?

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  41. Get them into your
    backlog
    3. What next?

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  42. It bombed
    The outcome was…
    3. What next?

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  43. Bin it
    3. What next?

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  44. It went well, but there were
    unanswered questions
    The outcome was…
    3. What next?

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  45. Sprint again
    3. What next?

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  46. We discovered a bigger
    problem
    The outcome was…
    3. What next?

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  47. Go deep
    3. What next?

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  48. The idea tested well
    The outcome was…
    3. What next?

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  49. Start your design process
    3. What next?

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  50. WHAT WE SHARED
    1. A brief rundown of what a Design Sprint is.
    2. When to Sprint.
    3. What to do after a Sprint.

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  51. THANKS FOR LISTENING!
    Hayden Slaughter
    www.haydenslaughter.com
    @haydenslaughter
    Tom Prior
    www.thomasprior.co.uk
    @tomprior

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