Shreyas Doshi+ Your Authors @shreyas early product mgr & first lead PM @stripe. previously @twitter @google @yahoo. I share offbeat ideas here—useful for some, useless for many, not for everyone ❤️ Aug. 08, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

WAYRTTD is the first thinking tool I learned at Stripe.

It stands for “What Are You 𝙍𝙚𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙮 Trying To Do”

WAYRTTD is a trusted friend anytime I’m confused about a problem.

And at some point, the WAYRTTD approach becomes hardwired ⇒ faster clarity & greater effectiveness.

Posting responses to some questions here

A couple of examples in <280 chars

We can apply WAYRTTD in a meta way to help determine what thinking tool we should use for ourselves (e.g. 5 Whys vs WAYRTTD) by understanding the real function of such tools


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