Equipment You’ll Need

It should come as no surprise that when moving your mob into a more permanent work area you’re still going to need a large screen and a whiteboard, just as described for mobbing in meeting rooms—the only difference is you can be a little more picky on the specs to make sure you get an ideal experience.


Select screens that have a viewing space that everyone in the mob can see comfortably at the same time. Comfortable means that everyone should have their own personal space respected and that they can read the code on the screens without straining their eyes.

Did you notice I wrote “screens” in the plural sense? With two screens, you can use one for the terminal or browser windows, and the other screen for the editor ...

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