Jessica Ivins is our guest to talk about her work at Center Centre, a user experience design school, and how students are learning to be the next generation of UX designers. We also discuss self-learning, accessibility concerns, website metaphors, and how to prep for applying at a school like Center Centre.
It's conference season and we've Una Kravets and Krystal Higgins from An Event Apart Seattle on to talk about how they got into their "things" - the stuff they talk about, why they picked that topic, what to do if other people hop on your thing, and ideas to start giving talks at conferences.
This episode we talk with Donna Lichaw who helps her clients figure out what the story of their app or service is using a technique called story mapping. She's got a new book out, The User's Journey, that you'll want to pick up after you hear about how it all works.
We're joined by Christy Ennis-Cloote and Tom Greever to talk about design communication - how do you send clients designs and ideas for approval? What's the secret to getting clients to actually look at your designs before signing off on them?
We mouth blog a few thoughts on our episode 200: How we set up the site to live stream, the mice we use, podcast fame, using different font libraries, using a grid, encouraging empathy on the web, home servers, and self-teaching.