Duration

Two days.

Outline for Product Thinking Lean Start Up and Design Thinking

Chapter 1. Introductions

Chapter 2. Product Thinking vs. Project Thinking

• Project definition

• Attributes of project-based organizations

• Product definition

• Attributes of product-based organizations

• The Product Lifecycle 

• Component teams vs. feature teams

• Strategic planning to tactical planning

• Building a Product Roadmap

Chapter 3. Design Thinking

• Definition

• Empathize

• Define the problem

• Ideate

• Prototype

• Test

• Product Roadmaps Revisited

Chapter 4. Lean Startup

• Purpose

• Who is the customer?

• Lean Canvas

• Build-Measure-Learn

• The MVP

• Pivot or persevere

• Development practices

• Product Roadmaps Revisited

Chapter 5. Impact of Architecture and Software Development Practices

• The draw backs of monolithic architecture

• Microservices

• Quality isn’t just for QA

• TDD

• BDD

Chapter 6. DevOps

• Principles

• Why Automation

• Tools

• System Thinking & Feedback loops