Dave Hora

Dave Hora

Portugal
Researcher, strategist, amateur winemaker. Books, buildings, art, wine, and software systems: the best all come to life through the same fundamental creative process.
Jul
01

Strategy and Wardley Mapping - Part 1

You should know the basic elements of Wardley Mapping for strategy.
13 min read
May
05

User Models for Product Work

Each scale of organizational activity implies a different sets of models that drive product delivery and strategy work.
18 min read
Mar
20

Growing Research in Product Organizations

The great mistake in building a research program is to focus on research itself. We must root our work into its larger context.
11 min read
Feb
14

The Waves of Research Practice

Research rides three waves of technology: one receding, one rising, one forming in the distance.
14 min read
Feb
05

2021 Harvest Sabbatical

Six weeks of harvest in the Douro Valley with the incomparable Luis Seabra.
18 min read
Apr
20

The Researcher’s Journey: leveling up as a user researcher

Researcher growth: process mastery, technical competence, and organizational influence.
8 min read