在創立 Oursky 的初期，專案經理（ PMs ) 是由我們三位創辦人同時兼任的。當公司穩定成長的同時，我們跟其他公司一樣需要面對品質管理的問題。而當我們的團隊成長到超過 50 位成員，我們更要努力在「培育經驗相對較少的初級工程師」與「確保交付給客人的編碼和設計品質」之間取得平衡。 Continue reading “精實專案管理：九年實戰經驗不藏私分享”
專案管理有許多可以探討的議題，隨著新創風氣在許多育成單位協助後蓬勃發展，但不盡然都是資訊呈現為主的網站，在工具上更是雨後春筍般不斷有針對特定流程、特定目的、特定對象產生的第三方服務，那這些到底該怎麼選擇？用了這些工具就能做到他所說的效果嗎？其實並不其然。 Continue reading “小團隊跑敏捷，實務上這樣用 Trello！”
Until 2014, I was the only project manager (PM) for the company I co-founded 9 years ago. While my co-founder, Ben Cheng, became the technical and product bottleneck, I became the project management bottleneck when our team grew to 20+ developers and 10+ projects. Continue reading “How I became the PM bottleneck as a founder: And how I unblocked it.”
When Oursky first began all three of us founders were project managers (PMs). But as our company grew, we faced the same quality control issues as other companies. With over 50 team members now, we needed to strike a balance between nurturing junior developers who may not have as much experience and ensuring code and design quality for our clients.
Continue reading “Lean Project Management: Field Notes from 9 Years of Development”
Just wrapped up your latest contract and swamped with potential clients? Do you want them, but not sure if you can take the extra load? We currently have 13 active projects and 18 open products. We’d love to share with you how we do project management.
First thing: we just use simple spreadsheets.
We’d love to share with you the 5 simple templates that help our teams every day.
Wireframing is a vital tool in the app or website development process. It allows you to map out where the most important elements on the page should be, it simplifies communication between you and your client or development team, and it helps the designer spot potential issues in the structure or flow of your site.
These days, tools like Balsamiq® Mockups and Axure RP make it easy to continue the process from wireframe to interactive prototype without writing any code. However, knowing the basics of paper-based or whiteboard wireframing is an essential skill for the workplace. The following are 8 essential tips to remember when wireframing.
Behind every great team and project, there is this one person titled project manager. He/She is the one who does the ‘dirty job’ to such as to plan, estimate, communicate and make sure everyone in the team is happy — because that’s how people produce great work.
At Oursky, we have a couple of project managers in-house who share the heavy workload of managing our client/own projects. So I asked them for software Project Management tips, here you go!