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Experience Design | Digital McKinsey

Hyo Yeon, Digital Partner, explains what it takes to get design right.<p>Related capabilities<p>Related Impact story<p>Our client had been advising high net …

Frog’s Ex-President Brings Design Thinking To Academia

Doreen Lorenzo—formerly of Frog and Quirky—is running a new integrated design program at UT-Austin.<p>“It used to be you went to school and became a graphic designer or an industrial designer, but that’s all changed,” says Doreen Lorenzo. “Now design is about problem solving and critical skills. Long …

Design

India Smart City Plan

Unlocking the Key to Redesigning Companies -- Decision Making 5.0

<i>by Dawna Jones, Connecting Decisions to Creating Prosperity</i><p>Departing from '<i>Business as Usual</i>' starts with respecting fundamental human values. Redesigning companies in motion also requires highly amplified awareness and clarity. Startup entrepreneurs are at an advantage, working with a clear slate. …

Who Is the Smart City for?

Who doesn’t love a good dystopian thriller? With unforgettable characters and edge-of-your-seat chase scenes, these movies are entertaining, …

Paper Prototyping: The 10-Minute Practical Guide

In the high tech world of digital design, sometimes the best method is still pen and paper. To this day, paper prototypes continue to be not only …

The 1-page usability test plan

How to sleep better at night<p>A week or so before a usability test, I often have a least one bad night’s sleep where I wake up worrying that I’ve …

The Daily Routines of Famous Creative People

Writer<p>Hailed as a founder of realism, he shook the 19th century literary scene with his unflinching take on Parisian society.<p>Honoré de …

Medium’s Best Design Writing of 2015

This article needs little introduction: we’ve curated and categorized 62 of Medium’s best design posts from the past year. Enjoy!<p>Approaches to the …

Why Design Thinking Initiatives Fail

Once upon a time, design thinking offered hope. It proposed a radical shift in how organizations both understood the people they served and the way …

The Best One Word Icebreaker

Need a quick, no preparation icebreaker that works like a charm to break the ice in a meeting or training session? Highly adaptable, this icebreaker …

Team Building

Demystifying design thinking: Bruce Nussbaum

Design thinking is just gaining prominence in India and there is a lot of buzz around the word. We were happy to interact with one of the thought …

Building a design-driven culture

It’s not enough to just sell a product or service—companies must truly engage with their customers. Here’s how to embed experience design in your …

Customer Experience

Defining Design

<i>The following is an excerpt of a</i> <i>workshop</i> <i>I gave at</i> <i>PennApps Fall 2015</i><i>.</i><p>So, let’s define what exactly design is —<p><i>“People think that design is styling.</i> …

UX Design

11 Thought-Provoking Design Books

I might be a rare bird for this, but instead of the usual popcorn fiction, I prefer to fill my summer days with design books and creative works that …

Why Are Design Firms Stagnating?

As design goes in-house, the future of independent firms is murky. Here are four reasons why growth isn’t a given.<p>Design is hotter than blazes, so why is it that traditional product design firms aren’t growing? In fact they seem to be, well, challenged. There are exceptions, but for the most part, …

UX Design

Innovation Starts with the Heart, Not the Head

I recently got a call from a CEO of a health system that encompasses several hospitals, medical practices, and clinics. Lakeland Health employs about 4,000 associates and takes in nearly $500 million per year. Its facilities are spread across the southwest corner of Michigan — where median income …

Empathy

Creating Personas

Cooper, co—founded by industry giant Alan Cooper and his wife Sue, is a leading user experience and service design consultancy based in San …

UX Design

An Introduction to Bloom's Taxonomy for Instructional Designers - E-Learning Heroes

Learning objectives are at the very core of the instructional design process, and rightly so; without them, how would we know what content and …

How Google Finally Got Design

Google’s transformation into a company that creates beautiful software is the story of how tech itself has evolved in the mobile era.<p>It would have been crazy to say just a few years ago. But today, Google produces better-designed software than any other tech behemoth. If you don’t believe that, …

Design

Remote Design Thinking – Medium

Design Thinking

Your Guide to Online Research and Testing Tools

The success of every business depends on how the business will meet their customers’ needs. To do that, it is important to optimize your offer, the …

The Only UX Reading List Ever

This reading list is for anyone who wants to learn or deepen their knowledge in the disciplines of <i>User Research, Usability, Information Architecture,</i> …