Read about athenahealth’s smart, pragmatic approach to scaling design within an agile product organization

For the kind of nerds who dig this website, I suggest visiting athenahealth’s Experience Design’s recently updated Medium site, with 5 articles related to design org matters. Of particular note are: “Embedding Product Design in a Large Agile Organization“, which addresses the challenge of having ~85 designers work across >200 scrum teams while maintaining quality […]

New Team (and Role) for Big Design Orgs: Design Management (and its head)

(This post was developed with input from Kristin. Like how we wrote the whole book!) (Also, this post is very much about an idea that is a Work in Progress. I’d love feedback to help sharpen it.) Design organizations, particularly ones that grow beyond 100 or so (and definitely beyond 150), find themselves in unchartered […]