The Thing about Culture is that it’s everywhere, infiltrating and assimilating across your team. How can you identify it? What can John Carpenter’s classic tell us about building teams with good culture. This blog contains Kurt Russell gifs.Read More
Every organisation has them, so what is the best way to deal with them?
Join me as we encounter the TREACLE PEOPLE!Read More
What can we learn about portfolio management from the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
Well quite a bit actually, watch how they spin all their plates so we can learn how to do the same!
In September I was lucky enough to attend DataJamNE!
What Did We Do? Did We Do Things?? Let's Find Out!Read More
Learning all about what makes the Big Apple’s UX good, bad and uglyRead More
Creativity! How should we use it in design? Why should we use it?
How do we actually make the most of it? Here we go!Read More
When we build products we have something in mind, but what happens when they take a life of their own?Read More
Summer, summer summertime! SLT reading management books to unwind… Run for cover!Read More
How can you build a rapport with your audience as good as the Muppets?
Let’s find out!Read More
How can we learn about different user types and building for users outside your core audience? In the words of Lana Del Rey, "go play a video game"Read More
Why is empathy important? This is why. It also includes a video from Sesame Street, it's that important.Read More
Why is user experience paramount in today's digital world?
What can we learn from the failure of some companies and the success of others?
Can we turn our products and services into rituals for our users? We sure can, let's take a closer look at a thriving business to find out their tricks.Read More
The best product development teams come at you diverse, multicoloured suits and attitude! What can the Power Rangers teach us about agile development teams? Let's find out! Go Go Product Rangers!Read More
What can The Art of War teach us about product development? Quite a bit, just try not to turn evil.Read More
What in the hell has this got to do with usability, accessibility and onboarding you ask? Am I running out of pop-culture to apply to product development or do I simply wanting to barrage you with wrestling gifs? Well, not only does the Royal Rumble illustrate good onboarding, aim for user retention and aim to be as accessible to as wide an audience as possible, it does give me the chance to share some incredible gifs.Read More
What do the ancient order of the Sith have in common with User Researchers? Well, quite a lot really.Read More
Today I thought I'd share some materials I put together to help friends and colleagues with public speaking. From my experience at A1 Speakers, Newcastle Toastmasters and listening to far far too many personal development podcasts I put the following tips together.Read More
Bright light city gonna set your soul on fire with good user experience!
Viva Las Vegas UX!Read More
A deeply personal first hand experience of how upsetting poor user design can be. A very dark time made much more distressing by bad design and little empathy. May not be for everyone.Read More
HiPPOs are the most dangerous land mammal in the world and they’re everywhere! How are you going to handle the one in your office?Read More