I'm excited to announce that tickets are now available for Fluxible, a 2-day design conference in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario from September 22-23. Check out our terrific program, jam-packed with amazing speakers -- some of whom you'll recognize as regular contributors to IxDA.
There seems to be a lot of hiring for UX professionals, now, in the New York City area.
I was looking for an opprtunity much closer to home and this company was accomodating, since I do work full-time. But I was shocked, even though, in the past I had suspected that a few of the companies I had interviewed with had never hired a UX professional before. That was never really my concern, but this company, did not know very much about user experience.
Join us October 5th and 6th, 2012 in Austin, Texas, for 2 days of thought-provoking and inspirational conversations about the role of design in shaping the fabric of society. The mingle-mangle razzle-dazzle ragtag design extravaganza brings together speakers and thought-leaders in the fields of design, technology, and entrepreneurship; you'll hear from people like:
I know there are a few different perspectives on Interaction Design as a profession. I work on the macro and micro level of user interactions as they relate to any given interactive system.
I recently had an interesting conversation with someone who is more of a usability or user experience consultant. Her focus is on the macro or hollistic levels of interactions. She is also having difficulty sequeing into the agency arena.