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How You Can Plan Your Goals as a UX Designer

Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on January 5, 2022

    { 📝 } – A Practical Guide This article was originally published on UX Designers Club. We all know that productivity is not easy to maintain. Many distractions in our lives steal time away that could be used to work, study, or learn more about our interests. “Attending to the new task increases the risk of […]

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    The Worst Failures You Can Make as a Design Leader

    Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on December 1, 2021

      How to Avoid Bad Design Leader Mistakes This article was originally published on UX Designers Club. When you work as a designer for long enough, you might want to become a design leader. This position seems very interesting and has many challenges. CNN Money predicts that demand for UX designers will grow. Starting from 2015 it’ll increase by be […]

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      How Writing Benefits Your Creativity

      Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on November 10, 2021

        { x } – Start Writing to Release Your Creative Potential This article was originally published on The Startup. When I started writing I didn’t expect serious changes in my life or career. My goal was to help other designers by sharing my experience. It turned out that my solution to start writing has more benefits than […]

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        Using Your Design Experience to be an Entrepreneur

        Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on October 13, 2021

          { 📱 } – Your Creative Mind is Your Power This article was originally published on UX Designers Club. Do you work as a UX designer and always want new challenges? You participate in design contests, work on complex projects, teach other designers but it’s still not enough for you? Or maybe you want to earn […]

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          Why Interaction Design Is Important for a UX Specialist

          Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on August 18, 2021

            { 📱 } – Your Design Process Needs to Include These Elements This article was originally published on UX Designers Club. Interaction design is a huge part of your design projects. When you think about UX, you need always to remember your user’s interactions with your product. UX designers tend to think about interaction design only as […]

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            Why Productivity Apps Lead Designers to Procrastination

            Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on June 23, 2021

              { 🤔 } – You Need to Have a Choice This article was originally published on Muzli. Productivity is a crucial element for your work. You want to do more tasks and not sacrifice quality. You’ve heard that productivity apps are great and want to use them? You tried to improve your productivity and failed? While productivity […]

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              What to Ask Yourself Before Usability Testing

              Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on May 26, 2021

                { 💻 } – Usability Testing Is Important, But Only If You Do It Right This article was originally published on UX Designers Club. Do you know how to conduct effective usability testing? A lot can go wrong when conducting a usability test. If you ask the right questions and follow some basic steps, you’ll have successful usability testing. […]

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                The Business of Removing Negatives from a Product

                Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on March 31, 2021

                  { 💭 } – Rationally Choosing the Irrational Why do people keep buying Apple products if they are not technically great and there are better value alternatives? Why do people keep eating at McDonald’s if the food is so bad for your health? I was asking myself these type of questions lately, and I realised […]

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                  Designing Perceptions Instead of Solutions

                  Eugen Eşanu Avatar| By eugenesanu on March 10, 2021

                    { 🤔 } – Why a Solution to a Problem in the 21st Century May Not Be the Answer Henry Ford’s reaction to a consultant who questioned why he paid $50,000 a year to someone who spent most of his time with his feet on his desk. “Because a few years ago that man came […]

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                    Psychology + Design: Gestalt Principles as Solutions

                    Mhariell Mosqueriola Avatar| By mhariellriel on February 17, 2021

                      { ⬛ } – Solving Problems by Understanding Human Behaviour I have always believed that Psychology and Design comprise User Experience. Our profession entails empathy whenever we deal with human needs whose our goal is to solve. And as I continue to dive deep into where Psychology comes in the picture of Design, I then […]

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