ASSUMPTIONS EXERCISE

Quickly jot down what assumptions you have, then group them up into themes—affinity diagraming. Afterwards discuss what you want to research and learn. After that exercise, input post-its into an spreadsheet. Content from each post-it can be tagged with a theme, who is this for, and currently available evidence.

ASSUMPTIONS EXERCISE

Quickly jot down what assumptions you have, then group them up into themes—affinity diagraming. Afterwards discuss what you want to research and learn. After that exercise, input post-its into an spreadsheet. Content from each post-it can be tagged with a theme, who is this for, and currently available evidence.

13 April 2014 ·

Impactful Iteration Model

Innovation and iteration share some of the same tactics, iteration is generally less divergent and more time sensitive, so it’s good to base your decisions on solid data, then look to your users for areas of insight and to gain empathy for their needs. Evaluate your current products, systems and service then start designing experiments you can release and test. Simple lean, data and user driven design.

2 February 2014 ·

Tools for Lean UX and my favorite way to make a “Jira ticket.”

Tools for Lean UX and my favorite way to make a “Jira ticket.”

31 January 2014 ·

Mini Review of Pencil by 53

Overall, it’s a great stylus. It feels great I’m sure software fixes will address the accidentally blending, but I’m not sure about the eraser. It would be great if it was smarter. […]

12 December 2013 ·

Putting Pencil to Paper: FiftyThree debuts the best iPad stylus yet

I really enjoy the Wacom Intuos Creative Stylus, but I think the Pencil by FiftyThree will be great create for sketching, doodling and faster, but artistic stuff. It has a very different form factor (carpenter’s pencil vs a pen) so I think I’ll be happy to have both in my tool set.

19 November 2013 ·

"… Hand sketches are rather timeless and appeal to one’s imagination. It is the most direct way of expressing the designer’s thoughts and pondering and reveal the artisan’s skill…"

~ Designer Roy Gilsing From Sketching The Basics by Koos Eissen & Roselien Steur

11 November 2013 ·

Sketching The Basics by Koos Eissen & Roselien SteurSo far it’s a good read with great example case studies, explanations of how sketching should fit into a design process and it includes good breakdowns on sketching techniques.

Sketching The Basics by Koos Eissen & Roselien Steur

So far it’s a good read with great example case studies, explanations of how sketching should fit into a design process and it includes good breakdowns on sketching techniques.

11 November 2013 ·

How to Draw Quick, Useful UI Sketches (Presentation)

19 September 2013 ·

5 Big Tips for Sketching on Paper

via UI Stencils

29 July 2013 ·

Sketching For Better Mobile Experiences

23 July 2013 ·

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