Earlier this month we went on holiday to Canon’s Ashby House, a wonderful historic property managed by the Landmark Trust.
It was blissfully quiet, so I made a start on my holiday reading list. These are the books I read during December, and what I thought of them.
I haven’t stopped thinking about this book since I finished reading it. Its core thesis – misdirected effort is waste – resonates strongly with me. I found several ideas especially exciting.
- Minimum Viable Product: Understanding what customers want is crucial. A Minimum Viable Product is a prototype or rough version, which allows the team to “collect the maximum amount of validated learning about customers with the least effort.”