Just got back from an excellent session titled: Acceptance testing in the land of the startup by Joseph Wilk.

In it Joseph shared some challenges around:
– long build times with Cucumber (8 hrs but they got it down to 20min)
– the power of continual pairing of dev/ux and qa
– and the blurring of roles and how the ux designer was picking up rails skills

One of my favorite moments was when Joseph showed how they collapsed their kanban board down from this:

down to this:

Excellent stuff. Thanks for presenting Joseph.
And best of luck to your startup SongKick.