This month we’re discussing Lean UX, the latest technique to get UX
teams and Agile teams working together effectively. Inspired by Agile
development, Lean adopts the idea that designs are hypotheses that need
to be validated, and that creating a shared understanding among
development teams and stakeholders is the primary goal of development
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.