Agile Estimation: How Planning Poker Can Make Your Team More Effective

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5 min read Feeling deflated by disharmony among your agile team members? Or uneasy about project estimations that don’t reflect true project requirements? We’ve been there, but we’ve found a better way… It’s Planning Poker, an Agile estimation technique created by Mountain Goat Software that offers a more effective way to estimate work.

Sell What They Need, Not What You Think They Need

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< 1 min read What do you do when your mentor tells you in the nicest, most Canadian way possible that your business sucks? When you’re making no headway, even though you’re hustling so hard you’re never at home and your girlfriend calls you the ghost of dirty dishes? Collin Stewart, cofounder of Predictable Revenue and host of the […]

Scaling up the Smart Way

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< 1 min read   How do you scale up? Kyle Racki, CEO of Proposify, has lived through this scenario, and brought his hard-won experience to our podcast recently. “Simply adding people to a product team doesn’t help,” said Racki. Nor does the traditional waterfall (or bottleneck) approach where product designers come up with the ideas and hand it off […]

How to Recruit Expert Advocates for Your Brand

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< 1 min read   It’s not that I don’t trust you but… For me to believe you, I need to see social proof. And not just any social proof will do. I’m looking for expert advice. That’s what Tom Stockham, CEO of ExpertVoice, has created for hundreds of thousands of expert advocates for over 500 brands.    These […]

Why High Friction Could Be The Reason Your Product Isn’t Taking Off

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< 1 min read   Humans are always looking for the path with the least amount of friction. It’s just how we’re wired. And the same goes for products and apps we use. We want things to feel intuitive, natural, and smooth. Chuck Elias is the CEO & Co-founder at Sciensio where they train AI chatbots to interact with […]

Save Time and Money on Building Management

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< 1 min read   If you own commercial real estate, have you ever wanted your properties to have a “check engine” light to warn you before trouble happens? Just like owning a car, forgetting or neglecting to build maintenance and management can lead to disaster. Our recent podcast guest, Miguel Ramos of Limble CMMS, has software that will […]

7 Ways Smart SaaS Founders Achieve Product/Market Fit

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10 min read Every business strives for product/market fit. With it, you can lead the market and eclipse competitors. But finding it is far from easy. In fact, many founders do it wrong and often at the expense of their businesses.

Pay Back Technical Debt with Agile Development

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6 min read Like it or not, traditional development approaches can slow you down. Find out how an Agile development pathway can help you pay back technical debt. (And help you reduce the amount of tech debt you accrue in the first place.) Go Agile, and do better!

How to Identify Technical Debt in Your Software

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5 min read Tech debt is scary, but there are some simple ways to ensure it doesn’t get out of control. Find out how to identify technical debt so you can stay in control of your software.