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A UX Advantage podcast with Jared Spool: Inventing the Yes Lawyer and Restructuring Incentives and Rewards

What does it take to create a culture of design? How does putting user experience first change the way organizations work?

Those are the questions being addressed at the UX Advantage conference. Jared Spool and Karen McGrane will be your hosts as they delve into a series of topics with top design executives. In this podcast, Jared tackles two of those topics, Inventing the Yes Lawyer and Restructuring Incentives and Rewards.

Be part of a UX roundtable call when you register for UI20

Register for the User Interface 20 Conference by May 22 and you’ll participate in an hour long UX roundtable call with me. Don’t miss this chance to ask me your most burning UX questions (or even your non-burning non UX questions). Come to Boston November 2-4, 2015 for intensive workshops and talks focusing on what […]

New Dates for UX Advantage: August 18-19

We’re changing the dates of UX Advantage to August 18 & 19. We love Baltimore. We’re excited to do an event there. In light of what’s happening in Baltimore, we don’t think it’s right promoting this event at this time. We feel the best thing we can do is to postpone for a couple of […]

UIEtips: Extraordinarily Radical Redesign Strategies

In today’s UIEtips, we reprint an article on radical redesign strategies. Here’s an excerpt from the article: The day they flipped the switch and launched the new site, sales dropped by 20%. (This was a site that was doing almost $1 billion in revenues per year, so 20% is a lot of money to lose.) […]

Tackle these 4 topics to get the UX Advantage

Get Closer to Making UX Your Competitive Edge If you’re in charge of your organization’s UX initiatives, lead a UX design team, or work as a Senior Designer, The UX Advantage conference in Baltimore June 2-3, 2015 will get you closer to understanding how UX is a competitive advantage. Here are four of the ten topics: […]

Crucial Topics That Firms Must Tackle to Get the UX Advantage

The power of a well-designed experience can generate millions in profits. Large companies are starting to put UX in the forefront of their organization which gives them a distinct competitive advantage. The UX Advantage Conference is a series of interviews with 14 design leaders covering how they instill UX within their corporate DNA. In this […]

10 topics that get you closer to the UX Advantage

UX Advantage is a new kind of conference that explores strategy differently. Through a series of interviews with design executives led by Jared Spool and Karen McGrane, you’ll hear how organizations emphasize user experience as the competitive edge in their organization. Plus you’ll hear four keynote presentations that explore UX strategy. Interview topics include: Gaining […]

UIETips: Devising a Strategy for Responsive Design

In today’s UIEtips, we reprint an article on the importance of organizations nailing down a strategy for making their sites responsive. I make the point that saying yes to responsive design will require changes to your editorial process, the ways you approach visual and interaction design, and how you think about your users and their […]

Animation, an April 2 Virtual Seminar with Rachel Nabors

Animation often gets a bad rap for being nothing more than decorative, sometimes in poor taste. But, it turns out that animation can add value to the digital world by making interactions more intuitive, interesting, and seductive. In Improve UX With Animation, Rachel Nabors, animation ambassador and founder of Tin Magpie, is excited to show you […]

UIETips: Five Ways to Animate Responsibly

In today’s UIEtips, we’re reprinting and article from Rachel Nabors, originally published in 24 Ways. Want to know more about how to put animation to work for your interface and its users? Join us April 2, when Rachel presents Improve UX With Animation. “Here’s an excerpt from the article:” Sadly, animation is considered decorative by […]