Posts about “business”

Designing Digital Strategies, Part 1: Cartography

By: February 3rd, 2014 14 Comments

As digital products and services come to comprise an increasingly important part of our everyday life, the division between the digital and the physical begins to blur. We can, for instance, see a washing machine on TV, read reviews of it online, purchase it on our phone, and have it installed by our local shop—all […]

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Designing Digital Strategies, Part 1: Cartography

Notification Design Strategies

By: December 10th, 2013 1 Comment

No one designs an email hoping that it’ll read like spam. Nevertheless, many notification emails do. In this article, designer Katharine Bierce shares a few ways to ensure that the emails we send avoid the spam folder.

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Notification Design Strategies

Where UX Comes From

By: August 8th, 2013 1 Comment

Ever wonder what series of events led to this thing we call UX? In this excerpt from her book, Leah Buley explains our storied history, spanning the fields of business, design, and technology.

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Where UX Comes From

One to Many: An Interview with Leah Buley

By: August 6th, 2013 2 Comments

It’s not unusual for user-centered designers to feel isolated. In this interview we ask Leah Buley, author of the recently released book UX Team of One, how designers can cross the chasm and co-create.

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One to Many: An Interview with Leah Buley

A User Experience Business of One

By: June 11th, 2013 5 Comments

UX Designers frequently help customers determine how their products resonate with end-users, but what about designers themselves? UX designer Jenny Grinblo explains how she applied the Business Model Canvas to lend style to her professional swagger.

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A User Experience Business of One

Design in Service: Crafting the Citizen Experience

By: June 4th, 2013 Comments Off

The one-two combination of publicly available data and ubiquitous technologies presents exciting opportunities for would-be civic designers. Interaction designer Andrew Maier recounts the altogether brief history of citizen experience design and provides avenues for readers to get started.

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Design in Service: Crafting the Citizen Experience

Finding the Balance: Users’ Needs Vs. Clients’ Wants

By: September 7th, 2010 18 Comments

Negotiating and prioritizing between your clients and their users’ needs is rarely an easy task. Oliver Gitsham explores some of the obstacles UX designers may encounter along the way, along with potentially palliative advice.

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Finding the Balance: Users’ Needs Vs. Clients’ Wants

Complete Beginner’s Guide to Content Strategy

By: July 20th, 2010 34 Comments

Ready to get real about your website’s content? In this article, we’ll take a look at Content Strategy; that odd amalgamation of web savvy, Information Architecture and editorial process that adds up to something infinitely greater than the sum of its parts.

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Complete Beginner’s Guide to Content Strategy

Taming Goliath: Collaboration with Large Companies (part 2 of 2)

By: March 25th, 2010 8 Comments

After signing the contract, it might seem the hard work is behind you—but that’s far from the truth. As Alan shows us this article, the final of his series, there are plenty of idiosyncrasies facing UX professionals in their work with larger clients.

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Taming Goliath: Collaboration with Large Companies (part 2 of 2)

Taming Goliath: Selling UX to Large Companies (part 1 of 2)

By: March 23rd, 2010 20 Comments

Large companies are the financial backbone of the web industry, but their size and complex organizational structure can make them challenging to work with. In this, the first of a two–part series, Alan explains to readers how to introduce user–centered design to large companies; forging relationships that will mature throughout the duration of the project.

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Taming Goliath: Selling UX to Large Companies (part 1 of 2)
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