When Doing The Minimum Isn’t Enough

I hear two terms often and I think we could do better. "MVP" (Minimum Viable Product) and "mobile friendly." Both of these say, "Let's do the least we can to get this out." But is that the right choice? Who are you? If you are a scrappy startup, it might pay to get...

Aren’t All UX Designers Visual Designers?

With the number of jobs looking for a "UX/UI Designer" who bathes gleefully in the whole UCD process but is also a fantastic visual designer, one would think that there is a complete overlap between UX design and visual design. There are two ways that we can look at...

UX Rapid Prototyping or Writing Code?

Sometimes when I talk about prototyping and Axure, there is someone who thinks Axure shouldn't exist; we should all just be writing code. Well should we? Part of the problem with answering this is that I'm not a programmer. I can't compare my own coding work vs my...