It takes more than talent to make a great product. You also have to focus on the right things, in the right order, with the right people at hand. Ryan will explain key points for successfully developing product so you can make the most progress on your big idea. The talk will cover common pitfalls, techniques for seeing the bigger picture, and advice on how to bring the different roles together.
About the Presenter
Ryan Singer leads design and manages product development at 37signals. He’s one of those odd birds: an interface designer who also writes code and understands strategy. Ryan joined the company in 2003 and has worked on every version of Rails from v.0 to 3.0. He recently managed the ground-up redesign of their flagship product Basecamp. Ryan lives in Logan Square with his lovely wife and two silly dogs.