Phase I - 1 - Development - Know Your Users

This is a Request For Comments about how to structure doctrine in terms of microdoctrine (a pattern language for implementing and learning doctrine)

Phase: Stop Self Harm
Category: Development
Principle: Know Your Users

Motivation:
Any value we create is through meeting the needs of others. A mantra of “not sucking as much as the competitors” is not acceptable. We must be the best we can be. [source]

Consider these first:
Purpose

Illustrative description:
Know who your users are e.g. customers, shareholders, regulators and staff. [source]

Detailed description:
First, we should Know Who Are Your Users. Once we know who our users are, we should Know What Your Users Are Trying To Achieve. Finally, Listen To Your Users.

Practices:
Know Who Are Your Users
Know What Your Users Are Trying To Achieve
Listen To Your Users

Consider next:
Focus On User Needs

Reproduced and adapted from writings by Simon Wardley under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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