Small Teams, Big Conversations

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This presentation focuses on the team dynamics that build and deploy large-scale social campaigns within the Washington DC area. Start-ups have influenced a “small is the new black” mentality that now has many large organizations segmenting out smaller teams for more focused, agile and flexible collaboration to truly promote innovation.

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Small Teams, Big Conversations

  1. 1. Small Teams, Big Conversations‣ Common Issues‣ Uncommon Solutions‣ Things to Remember #smwAntiSocial
  2. 2. About Me... and the whistle
  3. 3. COMMON ISSUES
  4. 4. Associationfor everything including associations
  5. 5. source: flic.kr/p/6d4sM8
  6. 6. source: the internets
  7. 7. source: flic.kr/p/aC4S9N
  8. 8. Fashion victims
  9. 9. source: allthingshillaryclinton.blogspot.com
  10. 10. source: the internets
  11. 11. First day on the job... and you don’t have a computer for me?
  12. 12. Five Million Dollars... and 45 minutes with a class of students
  13. 13. UNCOMMON SOLUTIONS
  14. 14. Think like a start-up The three i’s
  15. 15. The three i’s1. Integrate2. Iterate3. Innovate #smwAntiSocial
  16. 16. Integrate #smwAntiSocial
  17. 17. Integrate #smwAntiSocial
  18. 18. Integrate #smwAntiSocial
  19. 19. Iterate‣ Routine Code Releases‣ User Research‣ Pivot: Clay, Not Concrete #smwAntiSocial
  20. 20. Users!... not internal politics
  21. 21. Iterate‣ Stand, Don’t Sit in Meetings‣ Exercise Regularly‣ Walk & Talk #smwAntiSocial
  22. 22. Sprint!... no really, run don’t walk
  23. 23. Innovate!.. and ask for forgiveness
  24. 24. Innovate‣ Hackathons‣ Show & Tell‣ Innovation Day #smwAntiSocial
  25. 25. Design is not about innovation.Design is about communication. — JASON SANTA MARIA
  26. 26. Innovation in design is usually awonderful byproduct or directresult of a particular need. — JASON SANTA MARIA
  27. 27. RoyaltyDesigners are treated like royalty
  28. 28. ‣ Every product starts with design‣ A start-up is formed‣ Milestones are set & assigned
  29. 29. Executives CompanyTeam
  30. 30. ‣ Weekly reviews‣ EPM Mafia/Gunslinger‣ Done! Right?
  31. 31. Design... build & test again
  32. 32. THINGSTO REMEMBER
  33. 33. Small Teams, Big Conversations‣ Easy with the pant suit‣ Typewriters should be extinct‣ Cubicles = Routine walks #smwAntiSocial
  34. 34. Small Teams, Big Conversations‣ Think like a start-up‣ Find tools that help‣ Learn from users #smwAntiSocial
  35. 35. Small Teams, Big Conversations‣ Experiment and ask for forgiveness‣ Show & Tell‣ Love your designers #smwAntiSocial
  36. 36. Small Teams, Big Conversations‣ Have a gunslinger‣ It’s never done #smwAntiSocial
  37. 37. THANKS!@Whitmoyer

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