Successfully deliver products, the very first time.
Incorporate both research and design into your team's agile lifecycle.
Waterfall methodology is dead, but I still hear about folks struggling to incorporate their user experience practice into an agile software development lifecycle. The good news there is a way!
The Guide to the UX Project Lifecycle contains:
- Map of which phase of UX corresponds to each phase of the agile methodology.
- Suggested research and design activities during each phase of your project.
- Key deliverables by project phases.