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This week, I had an awesome time hosting a panel discussion with YSYS startup founders at AfroTech Fest. The festival was too LIT. Execution was incredible with all forms of inclusion and accessibility accounted for.
🔥 RANDOM RANT but…. Economic Insecurity in Britain needs to be addressed. Why?
1. Growing household debt: Unsecured consumer debt amassed by British households is projected to reach 47% of household income by 2021.
2. More than a fifth (21%) of employees earning below the Living Wage.
3. 21% of all employee jobs pay less than the real Living Wage.
These problems are what I am currently thinking deeply about.
One of the key objectives of a project inception is to collect requirements collaboratively. Story mapping is an engaging activity where all participants are involved in the process of building the product backlog on a wall, versus writing a dull 100-page requirement document.