Impact Mapping: Make an impact with the software you build!

Software is everywhere today, but countless products and projects die a slow and painful death without ever making an impact. The result is a tremendous amount of time and money wasted due to making the wrong assumptions, lack of focus, poor communication of objectives, lack of understanding and misalignment with overall goals. There has to be a better way to deliver...and there is!

Impact Mapping is a simple yet incredibly effective method for collaborative strategic planning that helps organizations make an impact with the software they're building. Impact Mapping helps to create better plans and roadmaps that ensure alignment of business and delivery, and are easily adaptable to change.

 
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Impact Mapping: What is it and why should I care?

Goals: Why are we doing this?

Actors: Who do we want to impact?

Behaviours: How should our actors' behaviour change?

Deliverables: What can we do?

Stories: Talk about how this looks from a user story (JIRA) perspective.

Communities: Discuss how each layer crosses different communities of practice

Q & A period: Questions can also be asked during the session.

Learning Outcome

Improve the way teams and organizations build products and deliver projects.

Target Audience

Product Owners / Engineers / Scrum Masters / Agile Coaches

Prerequisite

Bring a pad and pen to take down some notes.

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