Process: Lean UX

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  1. Validating Product Ideas Through Lean User Research

    February 8, 2016

    This is a sample chapter from Tomer Sharon’s new book Validating Product Ideas Through Lean User Research. 2016 Rosenfeld Media.

    Validating Product Ideas Through Lean User Reseach

    Chapter 5: Do People Want the Product?

    Mmm…” I thought to myself as I was reading Nate Bolt’s Facebook post about the Automatic app (see Figure 5.1). “A smart driving assistant? One that hooks up to my car’s computer and sends data to an iPhone app that will help me save energy and money? I want that!” (See Figure 5.2.)

    I ordered an Automatic two minutes after I saw that post. It cost me $70. At the time, the product wasn’t shipping yet, and I was paying to participate in a beta that was going to start in a few months. Usually, I’m extremely skeptical about such things. But this was different. I really wanted that thing. I thought the idea was brilliant, and I was 100% positive that I would use and love it. The beautiful, smooth Automatic Web site and purchasing workflow reassured me that I could trust my instincts. When the Automatic package arrived at my doorstep a few months later, I was happy. Unboxing it was very “Apple-like,” and onboarding was great. I hooked the Automatic car adapter to my car (somewhere under the steering wheel where I was able to find the data port quickly), installed the app, and made sure it worked when I drove the car. Read More

  2. UX Design in a Nutshell: How the Design Process Drives Behavior

    October 9, 2017

    UX design is an exciting, dynamic field that constantly challenges us to broaden our understanding and expertise. But constant innovation can come at a price: confusion among UX design professionals and stakeholders alike. This confusion can present significant obstacles that UX design professionals need to overcome in

    • improving our skills—For example, you might ask yourself: How could this practice or technique fit my process?
    • winning over stakeholders—These coworkers may be unfamiliar with our way of working. Read More

  3. Becoming an Agile Company

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    A column by Janet M. Six
    April 30, 2018

    In this edition of Ask UXmatters, our experts consider how best to lead UX design efforts when a company is becoming an agile house. First, our expert panel considers where UX design fits into the timing of agile sprints. Then, our panelists discuss the different flavors of agile—some of which are adaptations that are not truly agile.

    Our expert panel also discusses how to present the benefits of agile for the company, as well as the final product, while ensuring strong UX design. Finally, the panel explores the challenges of working for developer-centric companies. Read More

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