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#016: How to Not Suck at Working Remote by Tobias van Schneider of DESK
Feb 21 • 9 min
Tobias van Schneider of DESK gives his top three rules to live by if you want to be a successful remote worker. About the author: Tobias van Schneider is a German multi-disciplinary maker of useful, curious and beautiful things (he just doesn’t like the…
#015: [Part 2] How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring Apps by Alice Кotlyarenko of Smashing Magazine
Feb 19 • 8 min
In today’s post, Alice of Smashing highlights how companies like Google, Yelp, Slack, and others are creatively injecting delight and joy into their apps, and why it matters! About the author: Alice is a staff writer at MacPaw, a product company based in…
#014: [Part 1] How To Design Emotional Interfaces For Boring Apps by Alice Кotlyarenko of Smashing Magazine
Feb 14 • 8 min
In today’s post, Alice of Smashing highlights how companies like Google, Yelp, Slack, and others are creatively injecting delight and joy into their apps, and why it matters! About the author: Alice is a staff writer at MacPaw, a product company based in…
#013: How To Pretend You’re a Great Designer by Pablo Stanley of The Design Team
Feb 12 • 8 min
We’re deviating away from the norm today and reading a well-crafted satire on the design industry, written by the one and only Pablo Stanley. Definitely check out the original article in the show notes, to see the creative illustrations done in typical…
#012: Scaling Design: Let’s Create Better Platform Experiences with a Design System AND Accessibility Awareness: Let’s Make the Internet Accessible to Everyone by Joe Pascavage of Think Company
Feb 7 • 10 min
Today’s episode from Joe Pascavage, a talented and influential design lead at Think Company in Philadelphia, PA, covers a relevant - and often overlooked - topic: accessibility. Joe also touches on good ole’ design systems. About the author: Joe Pascavage…
#011: Navigating Design Politics AND Web Designers: Stop Doing These 5 Unproductive Things by Eric Karkovack of speckyboy
Feb 5 • 10 min
Eric explains 3 ways to successfully navigate politics in the design world, and details 5 unproductive habits that web designers should stop doing ASAP. About the author: Eric has been a professional web designer since 1996. He also writes for both…
#010: Designing The Invisible: 3 Things I Learned Designing For Voice by William Merrill of Smashing Magazine
Jan 31 • 10 min
William drops some valuable knowledge on his experience designing voice experiences for those all over the globe who are unable to easily complete everyday tasks for themselves. About the author: Will focuses on building meaningful solutions for brands…
#009: [Part 3] The State of UX in 2019 by Fabricio Teixeira and Caio Braga of UX Collective
Jan 29 • 10 min
Fabricio and Caio highlight the current landscape of the UX industry, from the tools we use, the methods we apply every day, the technologies we design around, and much more. About the authors: Fabricio Teixeira is a design director at Work & Co based in…
#008: [Part 2] The State of UX in 2019 by Fabricio Teixeira and Caio Braga of UX Collective
Jan 24 • 12 min
Fabricio and Caio highlight the current landscape of the UX industry, from the tools we use, the methods we apply every day, the technologies we design around, and much more. About the authors: Fabricio Teixeira is a design director at Work & Co based in…
#007: [Part 1] The State of UX in 2019 by Fabricio Teixeira and Caio Braga of UX Collective
Jan 22 • 13 min
Fabricio and Caio highlight the current landscape of the UX industry, from the tools we use, the methods we apply every day, the technologies we design around, and much more. About the authors: Fabricio Teixeira is a design director at Work & Co based in…
#006: As a Designer, Success Isn’t Based on Designing Detailed Mocks AND Designers Need These Three Traits to Influence Design by Tiffany Eaton of UX Planet
Jan 17 • 9 min
Tiffany Eaton of UX Planet writes about how our job as designers extends way beyond detailed mock-ups, and highlights the three traits designers need to influence design. About the author: Tiffany is building messaging and communication tools for the next…
#005: [Part 2] Beyond Tools: How Building A Design System Can Improve How You Work by Amy Thibodeau of Smashing Magazine
Jan 15 • 8 min
Amy Thibodeau of Smashing Magazine gives great examples of the many benefits a design system can have on how you work as a designer. About the author: Amy Thibodeau is a senior UX lead on Shopify’s App and Partner Platform team. She has over a decade of…
#004: [Part 1] Beyond Tools: How Building A Design System Can Improve How You Work by Amy Thibodeau of Smashing Magazine
Jan 10 • 7 min
Amy Thibodeau of Smashing Magazine gives great examples of the many benefits a design system can have on how you work as a designer. About the author: Amy Thibodeau is a senior UX lead on Shopify’s App and Partner Platform team. She has over a decade of…
#003: 10 Small Design Mistakes We Still Make by Eugen Eşanu of UX Planet
Jan 8 • 10 min
Eugen Eşanu of UX Planet highlights the 10 small design mistakes we still make in our daily routine, and offers suggestions to help avoid making the same mistakes over and over. About the author: Eugen is the Creative Director & Founder of Laroche.co, a…
#002: How Being Comfortable With Discomfort Led to Success In My Design Career by Tiffany Eaton of UX Planet
Jan 3 • 7 min
In this article, Tiffany covers a very important career lesson: if you learn to welcome discomfort in your daily routine, whether thats getting comfortable with speaking up, or simply meeting new people in your org, good things will come your way. About…
#001: Design is About Getting Through the Finish Line AND You Don’t Need to Know Everything About UX by Fabricio Teixeira of UX Collective
Jan 1 • 7 min
Fabricio makes some great points on following through with your design work, and also easing your anxiety about trying to know everything in the UX field. About the author: Fabricio Teixeira is a design director at Work & Co based in Brooklyn, NY. Founder…