Disclaimer: results not guaranteed. There may not be a phone charger in it for you if you start a fight. [Read more…] about That time I started a fight and got a free phone charger out of it
It’s not a book about UX per se, but I think a lot of the ideas in Smarter, Faster, Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg can apply to UX. [Read more…] about Book review: Smarter, Faster, Better by Charles Duhigg
The first step is admitting you have a problem.
Last week I published the Coffee Notepad manifesto. While I stand behind every word of that post, I think it was a step in an ill-conceived strategy for me and for this site. [Read more…] about In which I fail to apply UX principles
We hear all the time about how there are more technical jobs available than there are people to fill them. You may have even heard that part of the problem is a tech workforce that isn’t as diverse as it could be. For the most part, people who aren’t white or Asian men are underrepresented in the tech industry, which also means they are often underserved by the tech industry. [Read more…] about 5 reasons why Skillcrush is so important to the tech industry
I have a friend who loves the Game Show Network, and Family Feud is one of her favorite game shows. Unlike shows such as Jeopardy!, which test your knowledge (or at least your powers of inference), Family Feud tests a different set of skills–namely, your ability to think like an average person. So it’s possible for someone to be really smart and really terrible at Family Feud. Or so I’ve heard. On TV. [Read more…] about How web design is like Family Feud