18 August 2021

Slack's Product Principles

At Slack they have five product principles that guide all that they do. They are tenants that build upon a company-wide approach they call "getting to the next hill".

VP of Product Design Ethan Eismann has written a beautiful piece on the how's and whys of Slacks principles and why your organization probably needs its own. Check it out in the source link below.

Source: Why your organization needs product principles

1. Don’t make me think

2. Be a great host

3. Prototype the path

4. Don’t reinvent the wheel

5. Make bigger, bolder bets


  • Product Design

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