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The Quest for Simplicity

Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on December 1, 2021

    Complexity is Not the Opposite of Simplicity This article was originally published on UX Collective. Most of the times we think as complexity as something bad. And I tended to fall in that pitfall myself. Until one day when I was having a conversation with a product manager, and he was showing me how the […]

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    How to Influence Choice Through Default Effect

    Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on October 13, 2021

      { 🧠 } – Choice Architecture and the Cost of Thinking This article was originally published on UX Planet. At a school, teen girls had just discovered lipstick. They would go into the toilets to apply it. Then, giggling, they’d leave imprints of their lips on the large mirror. This made a lot of extra […]

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      Principles For Designing Better Products

      Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on September 15, 2021

        { 🎛 } – It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work by J. Fried and DDH This article was originally published on UX Planet. As a general rule, to build something great is not about more hours and resources thrown at a problem, but less bullshit. Itended to believe that with all technological advancement, […]

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        The Curse of Knowledge Bias

        Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on July 21, 2021

          { 👨‍💻 } – And How it Impacts Your Work This article was originally published on UX Planet. Did you ever present work, were you did tons of research and sketched a perfect plan of execution, only for your management team to refuse it because they didn’t get it? Or do you ever get so […]

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          Don’t Go Through It — Grow Through It

          Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on April 28, 2021

            { 🌱 } – Most of the Time, You Have to Pick Yourself Up Life is full of ups and downs. The moment you step out of your parents’ house, you’ll realise that the world is not so kind. Sometimes it’s because we lack skills or talent; other times, it’s the timing or situation. This […]

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            From Ideas to Sentences: How to Speak What is on Your Mind

            Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on January 27, 2021

              { 🗣️ } – Make a Point Without Embarrassing Yourself Have you ever been in a conversation where you have an idea, but you just couldn’t find the right things to say? You started to blabber and stutter because it just doesn’t sound right, you know something is off. You ended up embarrassing yourself and failed […]

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              Giving Life to Your Product Ideas

              Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on December 1, 2020

                { 💡 } –How to Avoid Making Common Mistakes Once I read an interview with Ryan Singer, the Head of Strategy at Basecamp, and the interviewer asked: “How can you get to a stage where things are just running smoothly? Where do people go wrong?”. To which he said that — people struggle with getting started […]

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                How to Stop Overthinking (and Start Doing Something Instead)

                Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on November 11, 2020

                  { 🤔 } – It’s All in Your Mind Recently, someone asked me about the best advice or feedback that I have ever received. It did not take me a long time to find an answer to that question. At some point in my career, I used to worry too much and often found myself wavering between […]

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                  Digitally Transformed: A Relearning Organization

                  Linus Öhman Avatar| By linusohman on September 23, 2020

                    { 🏢 } – Digital Transformation From the Ground Up This is an attempt to explain digital transformation from the ground up using zero bullsh*t. to pull this off, we need to start with why businesses exist. If we boil things down to the simplest (first) principles we can say that an organization is: taking […]

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                    5 Soft Skills Every Product Designer Should Master

                    Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on September 23, 2020

                      { 💬 } – Why Confidence, Discipline, and Good Communication Are Essential I once asked a friend that works for a big name design company what he looks for in potential hires? He said that he hires people with great communication skills and who trust in their process over designers with a stand-out portfolio. He […]

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