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IDEA – The Best is the Enemy of Good: Magic & Design

IDEA – The Best is the Enemy of Good: Magic & Design

Reed and Jared did an absolutely fabulous job with this very pointed talk about the similarities between magic and design. Reed (Jared Spool's son) entered the stage nervous, or so he made you believe. It was perfect as you related to him appearing vulnerable. He then put on a superior performance b ...
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UX Video of the Week: How to Motivate People

UX Video of the Week: How to Motivate People

What happens when we give people responsibility to create something?Just let them take the reigns and run for 24+ hours on whatever they want? Dan Pink attempts to create that reality for you through this video done for TED.I discovered it when it was posted in Fast Company. The science proves that ...
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UX Video of the Week: Being Human is NOT Quantifiable

UX Video of the Week: Being Human is NOT Quantifiable

If you don't know Jeff Parks, you should. A former cognitive rehab therapist, Jeff, is now an Information Architect and consultant based in Ottawa, Canada. He shares some interesting insights into "being human" in the following video:Being Human is NOT Quantifiable from Jeff Parks on Vimeo.T ...
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An Everyday Reminder of Donald Norman

An Everyday Reminder of Donald Norman

Categories User Experience
I think of Donald Norman everyday when I walk into the executive conference room.There's a glass door one must walk through in order to get into the executive offices. There's a pull type door handle on the door but you must push to walk through. Thus I think of Donald Norman's argument in the "Desi ...
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