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I help connect the dots, between business design and customer experience. By working with product teams to lead the discovery and design process, that confidently creates products that delivers business value.

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product leader

Discovery and Proof of concept mobile app
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Discovery and Proof of concept mobile app

Redefining the way Australian’s shop for home improvements. Create and validate a concept for a Bunnings mobile app. By exploring the…

Participant recruitment for product discovery
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Participant recruitment for product discovery

Continuous participant recruitment for product discovery Too many times, teams start recruiting right before they need answers to a research…

Supporting healthcare workers across Australia
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Supporting healthcare workers across Australia

Rona Scrubs is a registered not for profit charity Established on 1 April 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic reaching Australia’s…

Product discovery blogs 2021
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Product discovery blogs 2021

Best Product discovery blogs and websites of 2021 A list of the top product discovery blogs from top industry professionals. To keep up to…

How to choose the right customer research incentives
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How to choose the right customer research incentives

Research incentives It’s normal to pay participants when they help with research, and people should be compensated for their time. However…

A continuous discovery practice for education provider
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A continuous discovery practice for education provider

A continuous discovery practice Through Agile, Open Universities Australia had become fantastic at building stuff, but this framework doesn…

Value is the Reuleaux triangle of Design Thinking
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Value is the Reuleaux triangle of Design Thinking

Reuleaux is the triangle formed at the centre of Venn diagrams. The three intersecting circles of desirability , feasibility and…

Why product teams struggle
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Why product teams struggle

Five failures of a modern product team Failure to learn Narrow focus on the product Long time between customer validation Building the…

The power of doing as thinking
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The power of doing as thinking

The more I work with product teams, the more I fall in love with the continuous discovery process. I’ve found the best product teams are…

The deliberate practice of product discovery
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The deliberate practice of product discovery

Only in the movie Fields of Dreams does “If you build it, he (they) will come.” People don’t just show up. All profitable, effective…

Saying no to good ideas, is easy when you know your why
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Saying no to good ideas, is easy when you know your why

When we’re looking at a backlog of potential features or a flood of new ideas to prioritise. We know every stakeholder, executive and member…

Turn assumptions into hypothesis
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Turn assumptions into hypothesis

It's a good habit to be curious about all aspects of the product. To ask five why’s , we all have unfounded beliefs and this can often…

You can do anything, but you can’t do everything
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You can do anything, but you can’t do everything

The paralysis of continuous development, it's hard choosing the next small problem to chip away at. It should be easy, but it can lead to…

Choosing the right bets to play and gaining better odds
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Choosing the right bets to play and gaining better odds

Tomorrow is Australia's largest annual horse race, the Melbourne Cup. What is your strategy for bagging a winner, do you bet on your…

Continuous discovery & Opportunity solution tree
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Continuous discovery & Opportunity solution tree

Caitlin Blackwell gave a Product Anonymous talk at RMIT on Continuous Discovery in June 2019. Her talk was about her work as acting…

A mobile app to manage your financial well-being
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A mobile app to manage your financial well-being

A single destination. For customers to see, store and do everything to manage their money, home, car and health needs in one place…

PGA European Tour live event experience
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PGA European Tour live event experience

European tour website The PGA wanted a new website to showcase the live, at-event experience of their premiere golf stage - The European…

Airline Loyalty Programme Experience
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Airline Loyalty Programme Experience

MasterCard wanted to expand their business into the loyalty programme sector, so needed a prototype app they could pitch to other businesses…

AR Presenter’s Touchscreen
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AR Presenter’s Touchscreen

AR Presenter's Touchscreen In 2011, ESPN needed an innovative, 21st Century design concept to visualise and demonstrate tactics to up to one…

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