Agile & Design Thinking 1 + 1 = 3 Power Techniques which bring your project to the next level Solve Problems using Design Thinking + Business Thinking to Create Value
Agile methods help us to implement the things right
But how do we know that we are building the right things?
Scrum Role: The Product Owner “The Product Owner is responsible for maximizing the value of the product” Scrum Guide
How can the Product Owner and his team identify the important features & requirements? FETURES USED IN A TYPICAL SYSTEM 45% of the features are NEVER used Only 20% of the features are used ALWAYS or OFTEN
What makes it from your perspective so difficult to identify the right requirements? Please discuss with your neighbor to your left or right or both ( ) 2 Minutes
“IT’S NOT THE CUSTOMER’S JOB TO KNOW WHAT THEY WANT.” Steve Jobs
How can Design Thinking help? Design Thinking With SAP is a UNIQUE PROBLEM SOLVING EXPERIENCE that brings together BUSINESS THINKING with DESIGN THINKING to CREATE VALUE for your CUSTOMERS. 9
Design Thinking – What it takes People: Environment and Materials multidisciplinary team(s) of T-shaped An environment with a culture of trust people with a culture of empathy . and the space/material for creative teamwork (post-its, brown paper, flipcharts) Approach Highly iterative process consisting of activities facilitated by Design Thinking Coaches.
The six basic steps of Design Thinking
Research phase: Put yourself into the shoes of your customer Storytelling- a day in a life of……. Create a vision- first lowfi prototype Personas
Story Map with Personas- Creating, Structuring & Sorting the product backlog
Combining Design Thinking & Agile Practices Constantly improving your Prototype
Finding the sweet spot Design Thinking suggests to approach problems starting with the desirability angle to find the “sweet spot” between Desirability, Feasibility and Viability.
Why Design Thinking works... • It starts with empathy: Put yourself into the shoes of your customer from the very beginning. • Team work: Unleash the power of peoples creativity & know-how to build the right solution. • Constant check if you are on the right track: Iterative Process with early feed-back loops. • Fail, but fail early Agile (low-fi) prototyping ensures extreme agility.
When do YOU start to Design Think? Learn it yourself Do it together with us and SAP Design Thinking Training your team Next Course THINK1 Facilitation of Design Thinking Workshops 3 & 4th of February Den Bosch Learn how it works yourself: Design Thinking Training Get us onboard to facilitate a DT Session
Agile and Design Thinking are a great match Agile/Scrum helps us to: Build the things right. Design Thinking helps us to: Build the right things.