How to Run 4-day or 3-day Design Sprints

Running a design sprint is one of the best ways to do a cross-team collaboration and produce a good solution. But it is resource and time intensive — at least for a week. You’ll need to clear everyone’s schedule, from management to designers and developers to marketers, and basically locking everyone up in a room for 5 days. And the preparation for it would run weeks before.

The prospect of a shorter design sprint sounds more attractive, especially with more people working from home, and in different time zones. Remote sprints can work, and we have done them…