Discussion Archive: November 2008

13 Nov 2008 - 12:56pm
Melissa Sherman

Looking for design template samples for imagine/discovery phase

Looking for some discovery/imagine phase template
samples for use in supplementing some SME authored MRD/PRDs coming my way. Very interested in cool formats for presenting
distilled design innovation concepts to key stakeholders.

Thanks guys!

13 Nov 2008 - 12:44pm
Thuy Vuong

JOB-Interaction Designer, FOX Interactive Media, Santa Monica, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

The Interaction Designer will design, develop and refine all aspects
of the user interface including work flows, wireframes, site map, and
interactive behavior on B2B and B2C websites.

13 Nov 2008 - 12:07pm
Theresa Singh

[JOB] Recruiter: Head of User Experience @ Social Media Start-up in SF (full-time)

UxStation is recruiting for a Head of User Experience to help set the direction, tone, and strategy for our client's products. We are seeking someone who will contribute directly in their particular areas of expertise (web design, quantitative usability research, UI design, etc.) — but also someone who can help guide product development at all levels, not just at the level of interaction design or graphic design for the interface.
This is a premier bay area startup with a rockstar management team that includes experienced entrepreneurs, ex-Google engineers, and a philoso

13 Nov 2008 - 10:31am
7 years ago
4 replies
jeff noyes

Getting access to users?

Question for you. Historically, I've had other folks on my team in
charge of finding users. Those folks often hired a firm to recruit
users, to which I was often disappointed with the results. I'm now in
a position where I need to get access to users to be able to do some
contextual research. To be more specific, i need to find users that
fit the criteria below. What's the best way to go about finding these

- Business minded folks looking to build a social publishing site or
content management application.

12 Nov 2008 - 7:46pm
Erika Edwards

JOB-Sr Product Designer-Bellevue, WA-Motricity-Full Time

JOB TITLE: Senior Product Designer

About the Senior Product Designer opportunity:

The Senior Product Designer is responsible for designing the end-to-end
user experience for new products and capabilities. This role is an end
user advocate within the Product Management team ensuring that all
products are useful, usable, and desirable via a thorough understanding
and practice of the user centered design process.

12 Nov 2008 - 7:41pm
Erika Edwards

JOB-Sr User Researcher-Bellevue, WA-Motricity-Full Time

About the Senior User Researcher opportunity:

The Senior User Researcher is responsible for evaluating the end-to-end
user experience for new products and capabilities through end user
testing, as well investigating target user needs and behaviors to inform
design. In addition, this role is responsible monitoring the industry
best practices and academic research in user experience design and
evaluation to provide expert guidance in user research methods within
the Product Design team.

12 Nov 2008 - 4:11pm
12 Nov 2008 - 3:27pm

Is anyone using Protoshare or Jumpchart


Just wondering if anyone is using Protoshare or Jumpchart for creating
clickable wireframes? Jumpchart seems to be fairly linear with no advanced
GUI options. Protoshare has a lot of Omnigraffle and Visio type diagramming
tools and stencils.

12 Nov 2008 - 1:33pm
Meredith Noble

[EVENT] IxDA Toronto Meeting: Wed Nov 26, 7pm

We're excited to announce that Matthew Milan, principal at Normative,
will be presenting at the next IxDA Toronto meeting, exactly two weeks
from today.


Saab Owners Never Forget: The Role of Novelty in Interaction Design

Affordance and consistency are nice: nobody complains when you create
something that is easy to use. But in the business world, being usable
or even useful just isn't enough.

12 Nov 2008 - 12:47pm
Chicago IxDA4

[EVENT] IxDA Chicago event - webstreaming details

For our event tonight, "Social to Mobile," the webstream will be viewable at
the following address:


If you miss it during the broadcast, you can also visit this location to
view the video at a later date.