July 2012

The Lean Diaries: Pitches and Mini-Pitches

By Elisa Miller-Out

We spent our last Lab session pitching away. The first half was spent doing a pitch for one of the pivots that came out of our requirements gathering product idea. It's a tool that's designed to help manage the Lean process. (I...

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Disable rspec verbosity to hide spec list

by Jared Beck
2012-07-19

Out of the box, rspec likes to dump all of the specs to stdout:

$ rake spec
ruby -S rspec ./spec/controllers/activity_categories_controller_spec.rb ./spec/controllers/attendee_controller_activities_spec.rb...

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The Lean Diaries: Pivot, Persevere, Purge, Product

In our most recent Lab session, we worked on a product idea that revolves around the process of gathering requirements for a software project. The two other product ideas we had been exploring have been purged from Lab. We did some mini-pitches to...

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The Lean Diaries: Starting a Product Innovation Lab

By Elisa Miller-Out

Over the past few months at Singlebrook, we’ve begun our Lab program. The goal is to create a profitable product business alongside our successful service business. We’ve been creating custom web and mobile applications for our...

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