We’ve spent November looking at how psychology and neuroscience help us design for people. We used Susan Weinschenk’s book 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People as the inspiration so we’re pretty excited that she’ll be joining us in our Slack channel next week.
About Sarah Hawk
Formerly a developer in the corporate world, our Community Manager Hawk (who is actually a Kiwi and is only called Sarah by her mother) said goodbye to the code and succumbed to the lure of social science. Community Manager for the SitePoint network for several years and then Head of Community at FeverBee, Hawk is on the team that builds Discourse.
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After a brief hiatus our Ask the UXperts channel was brought back to life yesterday by my fellow kiwi, Kah Chan.
Kah shared his tips for crafting language carefully to create better experiences for our users.
As designers, the way we use our words can have a profound effect on our users. Used thoughtfully, words can create feelings of trustworthiness, integrity and joy – so choose them with care. Kah Chan is joining us on Slack to share his tips and tricks for getting it right.
Is your portfolio as competitive as you’d like it to be? If not, you need Joe Natoli! Joe’s latest course is all about building and effective and impactful portfolio.
Yesterday he shared some tips in our Slack channel. If you missed the session you can check out the full transcript here.
If there’s anyone that knows how to build a good portfolio it’s Joe Natoli. Joe’s recent series of workshops called Give Good Portfolio were focused on teaching aspiring UXers to build the kind of competitive, effective, impactful UX portfolio recruiters, employers and prospective clients want to see.
Join him on Slack to get the inside line.
UX recruiter Michael Boyd joins Hawk in our Slack channel to answer all your questions about finding the perfect UX job and nailing your interview. Join us!
I had the pleasure of hosting Content Strategist and UX Mastery community member Melanie Seibert in our Slack channel to talk about planning and creating usable content that supports and enhances our work. Here is a full transcript of the chat.
We were honoured to be joined last week by Don Norman for a live video Q&A discussion about his seminal book on design, The Design of Everyday Things. Here is a full transcript of the session.
You recognise that content is a crucial part of your designs, but how do you ensure that you deliver the right content—appropriate for both the user and the organisation? Join content strategist Melanie Seibert in our Slack channel to find out.
Three amazing research experts from our own community joined me to form a panel in our Slack channel. They shared tips, tricks and personal experiences to help us take our research game to the next level. Read on for a full transcript of the session.