I just blogged about Finding Pivotal (Designer edition) over at the Pivotal Labs blog.
Everyone has an Origin Story. This is mine.
I discovered Agile by accident. I was a self-taught designer who’d travelled to Florida to hand off a project to the development team. My partner and I had spent the summer building this perfect product, and I was completely in love with it. But there was a problem: I knew that when those dummy developers got their hands on it, they’d ruin the thing. So I did the only thing I could: I went down there (in a very hostile frame of mind) to defend my baby.
That’s when everything changed…
Check it out, and let me know what you think in the comments!