Agile Project Management

Agile Project Management For Dummies – Best Practices and Tips!

We have recently published a post about the introduction to project management process to help you understand how your idea turns into an actual product. It was mentioned there that we like to use the agile methodology while managing our projects. So, what is agile methodology and what agile project management is about? First, let's start with defining what is agile. Agile project management for dummies. What is Agile? Agile is a project management methodology. Although the concept was somehow known earlier, it was in 2001 when the Manifesto for Agile Software...

What are Digital Products?

What are Digital Products?

.In three years health and fitness apps had their usage grow by 330%. The popularity of digital products hands out a lot of market opportunities. Digital products, just as physical ones, provide people, your customers and you, a value. This value can be different depending on the product form and how socially or personally crucial it is for the user to own that product. As of now, people tend to put physical goods before the digital products, however, nowadays, many types of physical products are being transitioned into a virtual world...

What is Mobile Development

What is Mobile Development?

In the smartphone era, people bring their portable devices everywhere with them, depending on and putting many everyday life informations, such as appointments or groceries lists in them. Whether it is a phone or a tablet, you will always find a mobile app on it, helping someone manage their schedule, improve their productiveness or entertain them. All thanks to one of the software development’s division – mobile development. It allows to create a specific app to fit your expectations. There are few types of it, as well as platforms that...

Branding Process: How it's done?

The Branding Process: How it is Done?

Branding has a full impact on how your potential clients will see your product and the company. Quality one makes your brand’s name memorable and associated with a positive reaction. According to Weber Shandwick’s study, 40% of customers amazed to have found that they like a product made by a company they are not fond of, have stopped buying that product. Reputation and the image of your company determines its future and success. In order to gain the right kind, the branding process comes in handy. Brand is the character...

Performance Measures in Software Development

Performance Measures in Software Development

As you already know the software development process is really complex. Because of that it is likely that dozens of mistakes might occur during the process of bringing an idea to life connected with business value. To prevent any possible losses, there are many  performance measures to help you track how effective and efficient is your team and where there's room for improvement.  Usually, there are a few different measures, because just one might not be enough to do the job properly. According to codingsans.com, up to 70% of the top performing...

Project Management Challanges

Project Management Challenges

Finalizing a project successfuly takes a great set of skills from all of the participants. The foundation of that is well done project management. Without it, your project will not go anywhere. To avoid failure, every aspect like: risk, cost, schedule or team work has to be taken into consideration. If project gets planned and managed well, you will most likely end up being proud of your completed product. However, not everything can be expected, and sometimes team runs into a wall, faces project management challenges. Project planning is a...

What is a Brand Book?

What is a Brand Book?

Remarkable, of a strong character and an eye catching product is what will keep your customer interested in your business. Design plays a huge part in creating one that is pleasent for viewing. In order for your product to always leave the same good impression, a Brand Book is made. Brand is what your client perceives your product as, it’s identity. A Brand Book is a guideline that explains rules for creating an image of your product. Every little detail of design has an effect on the viewer, it is...

Who is a Software Architect?

Who is a Software Architect?

We are going to dive deeper into the topic of the software development team. To be more specific we will focus on software architect. As you could read in our previous article, a software architect is an expert belonging to software builders. He is responsible for conveying the technical data of the software to developers. So he is the bond between the product owner and his team. But what kind of responsibilities are an everyday reality if you want to became one? And what sort of characteristics you have to be...

New Product Design

New Product Design

Have you ever thought about something and then planned it out completely? I bet you didn’t because an idea is something that comes to our mind surprisingly. You played with your imagination and it suddenly appeared. Firstly it seems rather bizarre to design just a „simple thought”. Because it doesn't seem like enough to start designing. But if you already have an idea then bringing it to life is called the new product design process. The real fun starts here, and remember - just an idea is actually more than...

Agile Software Development Process

Agile Software Development Process

Taking it back to 2001, when seventeen software developers started creating The Agile Manifesto, an open minded manual for delivering products, while corely focusing on the specified values in each part of creation process, the methodology began to spread and got adapted by developers worldwide. Going with the flow and adapting to occuring changes rather than planning religiously, at the sime time achieving improvement in an evolutional way - is what Agile software development process is about. Software development process is like a river running through sharp rocky ground, so...