Paper seems to be less important than it was before, especially when it comes to high tech area. But, are you sure about this? Let' watch an interesting video first.
That guy shows off his hi-tech device again and again, finally, is taught by his wife how to stop.
It is just a commercial video, but somehow it tells something. In the software development, we really don't need the paper anymore?
Of course, we do need paper. Why?
First, fast speed.
It's easy for almost everyone to draw a prototype on paper. If you spend the same time, you would find a conclusion. In terms of volume of how many prototypes you can make, Axure < Justinmind < Mockplus < Paper prototyping. When you are going to draw with paper and pen, you don't even need to learn, just draw your prototype without any limitation of computer hardware.
Revising and rebuilding a paper prototype are also super easy. In the other article, I have said that in the designing process, demonstration -> discu…
When the internet market seems to be full, user-experience is one of
the most important points to focus on now. Great user-experience could
not only save the number of users, but also provide users with a high
viscosity. Since, user-experience is important, well, what is
"User experience (UX) refers to a person's
emotions and attitudes about using a particular product, system or
service. It includes the practical, experiential, affective, meaningful
and valuable aspects of human–computer interaction and product
ownership. Additionally, it includes a person’s perceptions of system
aspects such as utility, ease of use and efficiency. User experience may
be considered subjective in nature to the degree that it is about
individual perception and thought with respect to the system. User
experience is dynamic as it is constantly modified over time due to
changing usage circumstances and changes to individual systems as well
as the wider usage context …
UX leadership, though not an entirely new one, definitely goes viral in plenty industries. Since Steve Jobs pioneered in leading product design as the CEO, UX leader came into being. And since then it grows into an inevitability to meet the rapid-changing organizational transformation and corporate culture. This change and the following challenges require beyond excellent design skills. Whether you are in or out UX industry, if you are long for success, a leader is necessary. In this article, I am trying to specify 5 fundamental requirements.
A note first: no kind of leadership is inborn. Those who wanted to be an UX leader, just try real hard to meet the requirements and you’ll find a path to reach it.
1. Be well hired and hire well
Why I put being hired well so prior? You might have been through a bitter struggle with the product Management to fully understand and support your design product. In spite of time and energy, you design something big and great finally. However, the hard…