Once a project has shipped, go around to your team and offer some high-fives. After a few head-pats and a celebratory beer, we need to head back into the trenches and wrap up.
The biggest thing for you to focus on at this stage is the the Design Retrospective; a handoff document that will be used as a source-of-truth for the next designer. Think of the retrospective as a way of designing the next designer’s experience with the project; the amount of care and detail you put into the document will have a direct impact on the efficiency of the next designer to work on the project. Let’s explore!