Archive for the 'Personal Development' topic

Teaching UX Designers to Always Be Learning

This week’s article examines the ways UX designers develop their craft and the importance of self-learning. Here’s an excerpt from the article: Conventional educational programs use a Sage on the Stage approach, where a smart person stands in front of a classroom pouring facts and raw knowledge into students’ brains. Despite considerable evidence that this […]

UIE Article: Teaching UX Designers to Always Be Learning

This week, I examine the ways UX designers develop their craft and the importance of self-learning. Here’s an excerpt from the article: Conventional educational programs use a Sage on the Stage approach, where a smart person stands in front of a classroom pouring facts and raw knowledge into students’ brains. Despite considerable evidence that this […]

UIE Article: Becoming a UX Unicorn in 5 Easy Steps

In this week’s article, I revisit what is takes to become a UX Unicorn. Here’s an excerpt from the article We first heard the unicorn moniker bandied about when job ads started showing up asking for designers who could do interaction design, information architecture, visual design, and even a little coding. The hiring managers seemed […]