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DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs

DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs

Insight Driven Design – Llara Geddes @the_llara Llara Geddes is Head of UX at Beauty Bay Wireframes ≠ UX Design gone wrong – A project for a big bank that had no empathy for the users. The idea was to provide resources for students and teachers. It had a great design that everyone loved butRead more about DotYork 2017 – Conference Notes – User Experience and Needs[…]

Stranger Things Playlist

Stranger Things Playlist

I absolutely love Stranger Things, the story and the 80s setting. The songs from the last series stuck in my mind so much I ended up making a playlist. I’ve been listening to this on repeat since October! It even works for the gym 🙂

Best of the Web – November 2017 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – November 2017 Link Roundup

What We Do in the Shadows is unmissable – whether you like vampires or not Seeing Earth from Outer Space The Forgotten Female Codebreaker Who Helped America Defeat the Nazis The Americanisation of the English language: a frightfully subtle affair Tidying up A Sense of Appreciation Is the Single Most Sustainable Motivator at Work TheseRead more about Best of the Web – November 2017 Link Roundup[…]

Best of the Web – October 2017 Link Roundup

Best of the Web – October 2017 Link Roundup

Photographer Spends Years Documenting His Daily Commute on the New York Subway The wonders of japan Leomie Anderson on fashion racism and being a face of Fenty Attacking models doesn’t combat lack of diversity Hooping with Hijab Research: For Better Brainstorming, Tell an Embarrassing Story I’ve never had any desire to reach the top. WhyRead more about Best of the Web – October 2017 Link Roundup[…]

DotYork 2016 – Continuous Learning – Talk Notes

DotYork 2016 – Continuous Learning – Talk Notes

If you can explain it to someone else you know you’ve understood it. It helps your own understanding, even if it’s just in your own notebook. T-shaped people, breadth of shallow knowledge, in depth specific knowledge. Mentoring – Charlotte Jackson Learn to feel comfortable with potentially looking like an idiot. Accept feeling out of yourRead more about DotYork 2016 – Continuous Learning – Talk Notes[…]

DotYork 2016 – Making Progress  – Talk Notes

DotYork 2016 – Making Progress – Talk Notes

I’ve just signed up for DotYork 2017, and I realised I never finished sharing my notes from last year’s conference! These are my notes from the second talk of the day, Making Progress. Speakers included Pip Jameson talking about starting up The Dots and Alex O’Brien, who talked about growing an agency. I also have writtenRead more about DotYork 2016 – Making Progress – Talk Notes[…]

Best of the Web – September 2017 Roundup

Best of the Web – September 2017 Roundup

Viking skeleton’s DNA test proves historians wrong One Sky The Princess Myth: Hilary Mantle on Diana Cafe Culture: Meet the regulars Where to Find Cheap Books She wants to be alone British attitudes to abortion Hayao Miyazaki Picks His 50 Favorite Children’s Books Nikon Picked 32 Photographers to Promote a Camera. All 32 Were MenRead more about Best of the Web – September 2017 Roundup[…]