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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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          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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            6 Storytelling Principles to Improve Your UX

            Dan Nessler Avatar| By dan_nessler on March 31, 2021

              { 📖 } – Crafting a Good Experience Is Like Telling a Good Story Crafting a Good Experience Is Like Telling a Good Story Stories are core to various activities, tools and methods applied in UX. Stories are how we remember. We tend to forget bullet points (Robert McKee on HBR) Bullet points make as […]

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              It’s Okay to Leave Side Projects Unfinished

              Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on March 10, 2021

                { 🚧 } – Because Not Everything Is Worth Doing How many side projects have you left unfinished? There are times when you have the spark and passion for an idea, but you just can’t do it immediately. There are ideas that you would always come back to every now and then but never end […]

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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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                  Where Will UX Design Be in 5 Years?

                  Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on January 27, 2021

                    { 🤖 } – UX Knowledge for a Designer to Stay Up-to-Date No one could imagine the sudden change in people’s lives in 2020. The same happens in the Tech. You hear about new device releases or new libraries for programmers. All this affects your design work. Every day changes are routine to UX designers […]

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                    Stop Solving Real Problems Once in a While

                    Dan Nessler Avatar| By dan_nessler on January 6, 2021

                      { ❓ } – How to Stop Taking Things Too Seriously Heard of dark mode? Of course, you have. Dark mode is said to reduce eye strain, it has grown in popularity, and user demand. Sketch recently released a new version of their software offering the dark side of the screen, thus addressing a user need and […]

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