Thoughts

Welcome to my thoughts, updated live and ever evolving. You might discover ideas in various states of progress, [[!links like this]] which have yet to be created, and late night rambling. For thoughts on media I've read/played/watched, check out the Library.

Object Oriented UX

Object-oriented UX is a tool to help design content (objects) first from a user perspective,...

Conversation Mapping

Conversation mapping is a technique for designing content-first that helps you think about a process...

Ranking Usability Impact

So you have a bunch of usability issues, customer feedback, and desired tweaks. How do...

Presenting Data and Information by Edward Tufte

Metadata

Started:2021-10-15 Instructor: Edward Tufte What: Data Visualisation workshop by Edward Tufte Status: Currently ongoing

Part 1

Clutter, confusion, and overload...

Active vs Latent Needs

Active needs are the problems (or more often requests) customers bring up. For example: I...

Analytics

Analytics is, essentially, about analysing the usage and/or performance of some website, app, or digital...

Tips for Designing Notification Systems

Designing a wholistic notifications system? Here are some tips I've learnt, read, and/or stolen plus...

SMART Goals

It's that time of year again! Actually it's not, it's like the middle of August....

Healthy Conflict

Healthy conflict makes room for different perspectives and is about working together to solve a...

Alignment Does Not Equal Consensus

Alignment does not mean the absence of conflict. Alignment drives where we're going, even if...

Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing

Like collaboration, teamwork doesn't happen on its own. The forming, storming, norming, performing model (bit...

What Dashboard Design Can Learn From Games

A bit of background In a mind-expanding article, Susie Lu compares exploratory data visualisations like dashboards...