Dmitri Khanine is a nationally recognized expert in design thinking, software requirements and usability. He is an Oracle ACE, a published author and a frequent speaker at industry events.

Dmitri believes that design thinking is the real secret behind the successes of Apple, Google and other market visionaries. It offers repeatable processes for eliminating confusion around scope and direction, greatly improves benefit realization, and helps deliver or procure products that are enjoyable to use and make people productive.

Before focusing on requirements, Dmitri spent more than 10 years as a solutions architect and a technical project manager.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Dmitri Khanine and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications Inc. or its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

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Design Thinking for the Enterprise

You can’t get there with Scrum

Agile is an awesome solution but there's a huge leaky pipe waiting to be filled before you can even start iterating.
May 12, 2016
Design Thinking for the Enterprise

5 skills needed to be a superhero business analyst

When new systems are developed or features added to existing systems, business users are known to create trouble. They come up with new requirements, often late in the project, wreaking havoc into schedules and budgets. They're asking for things that are difficult to implement and cause our systems to fail. But are they really the source of all these problems or can something else be improved in our organizations?
April 25, 2016
Design Thinking for the Enterprise

Why ‘Design Thinking’ is becoming a game changer for many enterprises

This article introduces Design Thinking and it's repeatable processes for eliminating confusion around scope and direction, and improving benefit realization and shows how it can be used to deliver or procure better systems, that make users productive and are enjoyable to use.rnrn
April 12, 2016