UIEtips: Design Decision Style

Jared Spool

January 14th, 2015

In this week’s UIEtips, we offer an original article from me, Jared Spool. In it I explore how to choose the best design style for your team.

Here’s an excerpt from the article:

In our research, we’ve seen the most effective design teams are very deliberate about how they make decisions. They pick a decision-making approach early on, get everyone on board (including senior management), and then stick with it throughout the project.

The team’s Director of User Experience had seen me give a presentation about our research. (This one, in fact.) He now wanted his team to choose the right decision style for their future work. He invited me to help work through their choices.

Read the article: Figuring Out Your Design Decision Style

What design style works best for your team? Tell us about it below.

One Response to “UIEtips: Design Decision Style”

  1. Adrian Howard Says:

    Hmm… not sure if I totally agree/grok the categories here.

    In particular “The Expensive Style: Experience-Focused Design” and “The Research-Grounded Style: Activity-Focused Design” seem separated not so much by the design decision style, but by the size and process used to deliver the end experience…

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