Integrating Agile and Design: Step 1

Nathan Donaldson /
One of my passions is the integration of Agile and design. Over the last 5 years I have worked with my teams to continually change and innovate with the goal of making design a first-class citizen in an Agile team. There are 6 key steps that we have taken: Designers write HTML/CSS. Designers share code ownership. Designers pair with ...

12 problems your organisation may be facing in your Agile adoption.

Nathan Donaldson /
A couple of weeks ago I was having a coffee with Grant Symons of Better Change. We were talking about Agile, change and leadership. A few days later ...

InfoQ interview: Building a Freedom-Centred Organization

Nathan Donaldson /
http://www.infoq.com/interviews/agile2014-donaldson-freedom While at Agile2014 in Orlando last year I was lucky enough to be interviewed by Shane Hastie for InfoQ. In the interview ...

Loving Evernote

Nathan Donaldson /
For years I've used Evernote, poorly. Every where I go I run into people who swear their lives would disentegrate without it! I could never fit it into my workflow, no matter how I tried. The other day I came across the post Using Evernote (the right way). Great to have another way to think about this. I'm determined to ...

Working documentation - the perfect complement to working software

Nathan Donaldson /
The Agile Manifesto is often challenging for organisations and individuals starting their Agile journey. In my experience, the Agile value that causes the most confusion and generates the ...

Design Teardown: LiveShare—designing for many

Nathan Donaldson /
Great article from the team at www.invisionapp.com on the UX challenges designing for many rather than designing for one. http://blog.invisionapp.com/design-teardown-liveshare/ ...