My zest for ‘change’ led me to read books in 2017. here’s my short review of the publications I enjoyed on design and design-thinking. As 2017 draws to an end, I had resolved from the beginning to make this a productive year, and more than anything, it turned to be a remarkable one as far as my […]
It’s not ‘us versus them’ or even ‘us on behalf of them.’ For a design thinker, it has to be ‘us with them’.
Tim Brown, CEO and President of IDEO
from Using the User-Centered Design (UCD) and Human-Centered Design (HCD) Methodologies, this is an attempt to capture the meaning and to introduce the ‘Lean UCD’ framework. As a consultant and architect, I’m privileged to be using both the User-Centered Design UCD) or Human-Centered Design (HCD) frameworks in complex projects, and it’s natural to have pondered over the […]
A case for using a ‘co-creation’ process for hiring UX Designers. I prefer working in a Co-Creation design process for products, which looks like this. DEFINE (The Problem) ⟶ ORGANIZE (The Information) ⟶ CONCEIVE & ANALYZE (The Ideas) ⟶ BUILD (The Prototypes) ⟶ DISCUSS/ITERATE (On The Feedback) ⟶ IMPROVE (The Design). Loopback until I get to a design solution […]
A catalogue of some of my favourite and insightful UX design articles published in May 2016. How to Turn User Research into Usable Data User research is an important component in a design process to collect valuable data. This article looks at various research methods and how to make the right choice. Basic steps on […]