User-centred design is a team sport, but all too often the wrong style of collaboration is utilised. In this presentation I cover how to determine and use the most effective collaboration style for a particular task.
A design portfolio has become a pre-requisite for landing a UX role in most organisations. Here are 5 common design portfolio mistakes to avoid.
As the well-known saying goes, by failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. Make sure you get your product interview preparations right with these tips.
Agile is killing off opportunities for junior product designers. It’s time we gave junior product designers a chance before it’s too late.
First impressions count and they are high stakes because you only have one shot. Here are some tips for creating good product first impressions.
Creating UX deliverables to document a design can not only be a waste of time, it can also be detrimental to the design process. Find out why you should be ditching UX deliverables in favour of collaboration.
We think we can put ourselves in the shoes of others, but really we can’t. Find out why empathy is an illusion and why you should value experience over it.
18 months ago I transitioned from being a design practitioner to a design manager. Find out some of the important lessons I’ve learnt along the way.
Some teams will wait for users to complain about something before doing something about it. Find out why this can be costly approach and what you should be doing instead.
Remote workshops can suck. Really suck. But it doesn’t have to be like this. Find out how to run remote workshops that not only don’t suck, but are productive, engaging and perhaps even a little bit fun.