Category: Design

Design
Matt Shanks

Design and Development Empathy – Covidence Case Study

It’s been interesting to watch the ways in which software companies are trying to bridge the conceptual and language gaps of designers and developers. There are frameworks, design systems, collaboration tools and so on that are ‘trying to connect designers and developers in a better way’. And, whilst I use these tools regularly, none of them come close to doing the actual work of listening and understanding the needs of ‘the other’.

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Design
Will Rockel

Aligning design tools with design practices – Part 2

In Part 2 of this series, I’ll step through a practical process for assessing the nature and value of the tools you’re currently using, and your organisation’s design maturity, before suggesting some next steps to help you create a roadmap for a better design culture.

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Design
Will Rockel

Aligning design tools with design practices – Part 1

In this two-part series, I’ll take a look firstly at the reasons why we choose and use the tools we do, and what those tools say about our organisations. In Part 2, I’ll step through a practical process for assessing the nature and value of the tools you’re currently using, and your organisation’s design maturity, before suggesting some next steps to help you create a roadmap for a better design culture.

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Design
Ben Rowe

Getting on board with onboarding – Part 2

Welcome to part two of my post on User Onboarding. In part one, we talked about what good onboarding is, and isn’t. And after showing some great onboarding examples, we talked about how understanding your user – and understanding the value that you’re providing them – is crucial to a successful onboarding experience.

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