CPD – Collaborative Product Development

Scratch pad initial thoughts for CPD methodology

Guiding Rule

Diversity of Stakeholders + Collaboration = 
1. a better product
2. accelerated adoption


  • product flexability
  • facilitator

Origin Steps

  1. develop a Solution Proposition
  2. start initial design and development any way you can
  3. diversify the product development team as soon as possible to include designers, UX people, devs, users, potential users etc
  4. begin outward general communication

Collaborative Design Steps (cyclical)

  1. seek those interested in adopting
  2. include potential adopters in Collaborative Design Sessions
  3. make their contributions visible
  4. develop, test and use the product
  5. repeat