Testing Assumptions About Women and Technology

Many of the projects I am working on in India are technology related, and also based on or hindered by my many assumptions. This article from NextBillion.net was a great reminder that its important to work with the users, test assumptions, and launch projects even if it goes against your assumptions, because your assumptions could be proven wrong.
“A reminder from the field: Always test assumptions.
We revealed new opportunities for LifeSpring by overcoming initial assumptions and biases about populations viewed as low-literacy, and recognizing that they – like the rest of us – are eager to embrace new tools.”

Testing Assumptions About Women and Technology

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