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The Innovator's Toolkit: The Importance of Product-Market Fit

Blog

The Innovator's Toolkit: The Importance of Product-Market Fit

Product-market fit is the first great hurdle to clear in realizing the product vision. Without fit, a product has very little sustainable hope of being around for the long haul, unless you’re delivering to a captive audience – and even there, you’re likely just blazing a trail of disengagement without fit. 

Written by:

Bill Holman

Episode 27: 10 Reasons Why Software Projects Fail

Podcast

Episode 27: 10 Reasons Why Software Projects Fail

For this episode, we broke away from the typical Thoughtful Software Podcast format and got a little more technical. Experts in the tech industry, Andrew and Fahad, compiled their top reasons as to why Software Projects Fail. We want to bring a thoughtful perspective to the way we build software for our clients and focus on the positive impact thoughtfully built software can have on society.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 26: Building a High-Performance Team Culture with David Kravitz from Karmabot

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Episode 26: Building a High-Performance Team Culture with David Kravitz from Karmabot

Today on the Thoughtful Software Podcast, we’re talking with our friend David Kravitz of Karmabot. Karmabot is a Slack application that’s designed to build high-performance team culture, build happier teams, set goals, track performance, and reward excellence.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Digital Transformation: Creating Your Roadmap and Making the Most of Measurement

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Digital Transformation: Creating Your Roadmap and Making the Most of Measurement

Once your company decides it wants to move forward with digital transformation and takes the time to analyze and identify strategic digital insertion points, the next step is to create a Digital Transformation Roadmap. It also helps you successfully move forward with the measurement phase of digital transformation - arguably one of the most difficult steps.

Written by:

Andrew Wolfe

Episode 25: A Deeper Look at Apple's Special Event 2019

Podcast

Episode 25: A Deeper Look at Apple's Special Event 2019

Today on the Thoughtful Software Podcast, we’re discussing the latest Apple Announcement with one of our Senior Skiplist developers, Josh Smith. Josh is an industry veteran, accomplished speaker, and a published author. We are excited to have him on the show.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 24: The Future of Search with Ravi Swaminathan

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Episode 24: The Future of Search with Ravi Swaminathan

Today we are catching up with our friend Ravi Swaminathan, the creator of the revolutionary app TaskHuman. Andrew, Fahad, and Ravi are talking about online marketplaces and platforms, how we can effectively serve people by creating new types of marketplaces, and change the way we search for information.

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Complexity Is Easy and It's Costing Us Billions

Blog

Complexity Is Easy and It's Costing Us Billions

One primary reason so many projects fail is that we tend to add complexity in all areas. From the early sales calls to gathering requirements, to managing expectations, to delivery, to launch, and everything in between. 

From my experiences, I firmly believe simple is the way to go from start to finish.  

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Episode 23: Thoughtful Software One Year Later

Podcast

Episode 23: Thoughtful Software One Year Later

We're celebrating our one year anniversary of the Thoughtful Software Podcast! In this episode, Andrew and Fahad discuss the journey of Skiplist so far, lessons they've learned from some of their favorite episodes of the show, the major need for software that’s user-first, and guests they'd like to have on the show. You might be surprised by their answers...

Written by:

Fahad Shoukat

Training a Natural Language Processing Model (NLP)

Case study

Training a Natural Language Processing Model (NLP)

Project Type: Train Natural Language Processing (NLP) Model

Location: Cleveland

Industry: Digital Healthcare


Written by:

The Skiplist Team

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