Category Archives: Open Question

Open Question: How and When do you define usability requirements?

Open question to everyone. Most of the requirements Product Managers create are functional requirements. i.e. indicating what the product or service must do or provide.  i.e. the what. But in many cases it’s not sufficient to simply define the “what“, and certainly with respect to software products, usability is a key issue to address. There […]

Open Question: Why doesn’t Engineering report to Product Management?

There are lots of discussions about how Engineering and Product Management should be structured and interact. But one I rarely hear discussed is that of Engineering reporting into Product Management. To clarify, what I’m talking about is a structure where Engineering and Product Management of course, both report up into a VP of Product Management. […]