Design Sprints 101 by Xander Pollock

Design Sprints 101

Sneak Behind the Scenes of a World-Class Google Ventures Design Sprint Facilitator

Overview

Learn how to confidently facilitate a five-day Google Ventures Design Sprint by watching a former startup founder and Google designer work with a real team on a real business challenge.     

What's included?

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Contents

01. Map
Explain the Sprint
10 mins
Set a Long Term Goal
3 mins
List Open Questions
7 mins
Make a Map
14 mins
Ask the Expert
8 mins
Organize "How Might We" Notes
2 mins
Vote on "How Might We" Notes
6 mins
Pick a Target
3 mins
Review (Monday)
1 min
02. Sketch
Morning Review
13 mins
Lightning Demos
16 mins
Divide or Swarm
6 mins
Four Step Sketch
4 mins
03. Decide
Preview (Wednesday)
5 mins
Sticky Decision — Speed Critique
13 mins
Sticky Decision — Straw Poll & Supervote
7 mins
Rumble or All-in-One
2 mins
Storyboard
16 mins
Review (Wednesday)
3 mins
04. Prototype
Review (Thursday Morning)
12 mins
Pick the Right Tools
1 min
Divide & Conquer
5 mins
Prototype
2 mins
05. Test
Interviews
20 mins
Write Key Takeaways
5 mins
Write Next Steps
8 mins

Product Design is the magical mashup of user experience design, user interface design, a dash of business, and a sprinkle of marketing.

Learn how to become a Product Design Pro® from my experience starting a company, selling it to Google, designing on the Google Maps and Gmail teams, and running Google Ventures Design Sprints for companies like Fitbit, Slack, and Cisco.