Category: Blog

Geek Strength

Today, my partner said that my Geek Super Power is personality assessments. He pointed out that I got giddy excited when work gave me a code to retake the Strengths Finder survey. “Non-geeks don’t do that,” he said. I’m happy to accept the compliment…

Protected: UX of You

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UX Unicorns

This blog post is adapted from a presentation I gave for a design manager role.

Tell Me About Yourself…

Executive Summary:
I unravel things, focus them, and create positive change.

Designer or Cook?

I’ve been a UX Researcher for almost a decade, but felt like I didn’t deserve the title of “Designer.”

Onboarding Qualitative Research

Charter Communications Business Enterprise team was courting me for months. It was an excellent match, but it came down to location. The following was presented to them as the research plan for how to integrate me as a qualitative researcher for their business clients.

Operationalization and Delight

Love is really hard to define. So how do you define what to build when your goal is to make products that people love? I did a little exercise to try to define that Limbic system “feeling” and put it into words. I chose…