These tools & exercises focus on developing a product, and usually rely on one or more previous plays to come together.

Defining Done

Defining done for a task or assignment creates shared expectations about outcomes or work products. Use this exercise at the beginning of a project to increase team transparency, accountability, and project success.

Narrative Outline

Narrative Outline

People listen to stories. So whether you are writing a slide presentation or writing content for public use, using the Narrative Outline play to think of the information you want to be conveyed as a story leads to more memorable messages and meaningful actions.

Design Charrette

The Design Charrette is a group process to sketch out design direction and garner input from the project team. It helps everyone think about the role of design in usability, and allows the team to approach one problem from multiple angles.