Collaboration is having dialog between two team members, not for the purpose to prove one’s idea, but instead to arrive at a third option. This third option would represent better thought. It is a result of validating one’ ideas with another and accordingly change your mind. The key here is that each person should be ready to be influenced by the other.
Collaboration in large teams is the collective results of dialog between members as pairs.
To create product vision and stories it requires team collaboration between diverse members of varied interests. These members could include end users, customers, development teams, QA, designers, regulatories, management…. In addition user stories may be further classified to persona describing different usage patterns. Continue reading