Honest Impressions from a UX Designer

I walked into my office today to find a courier holding a very suspicious package of unknown origin. I tore open the package to find that inside was a BRAND...

10 principles anyone can use

Every designer knows the frustration of uninformed feedback. An engineer says the design should have fewer clicks. An executive suggests it should “pop” more. A product manager insists it’s not...

Redesigning the Salvation Army Singapore website — a UX case study

For many of us in the course in General Assembly, hearing the words responsive website makes us nervous, for it brings up thoughts of creating multiple layouts using Axure. Nonetheless,...

Where did the button go? – UX Collective

Investigating the UX of the elevator call button.This is not a look at how the UX of the buttons inside the elevator could be improved, it is an observation of...

Why outsourcing UX design beats in-house – UX Collective

4 pointers in a not-so-objective take on why setting up an In-house UX design team is not so rewarding as it sounds.Great! You have discovered that UX design is a profession....

I am declaring war on the phone zombie apocalypse – UX Collective

We’ve finally found a way to win.Steve Cutts, I ♥ youIf you’re reading this, it’s because you’re probably looking at your phone, mindlessly scrolling while on the bus or train, or toilet ;)...

Designing contemporary search experiences — less typing, more context

The evolution of searchOver the last few years there’s been an important paradigm shift in ‘search’ and understanding the end user has been crucial to evolving the search experience.Historically ‘search’ was...

Imagine a system that operates exclusively in terms of reciprocity

User NarrativesUser narratives have become a popular tool for experience design because they illustrate the relationship between users and products. To capture insights about my potential users, I developed personas,...

The circular flow of economy of ideas – UX Collective

What if no idea goes to waste? Idea ideation, generation and sustainability.Photo by Júnior Ferreira on UnsplashThis post is an output, or rather, a result, of my philosophical quest that I’ve...

An app that reminds you to keep in touch with people you love —...

“Feels like ages since we last spoke.” “Man, you never call.”“Talk to you same time, next year… Haha, Happy Birthday again!”I’ve heard, or said, these statements fairly often. Sometimes, they were...

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Hiring and retaining millennial employees — UX research case study

Project overview: We were asked to look at the Hiring process and identify areas where managers and business owners struggle. We had to...

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