10 Components of a Solid UX Design Brief

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If a company wants to make the most out of their investment in UX, they first need to define what the most means to them. Every UX design project stems from a different motivation. A vague and unclear design brief often means even the commissioning party isn’t sure of what to expect out of it. … Read more

Why Only Functional Systems Are No Longer Enough

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Needs and wants. Aren’t these the driving force behind most human actions? American psychologist, Abraham Maslow published a research paper titled “A Theory of Human Motivation” way back in 1943. The contents of that paper covered his interpretation of human needs and their hierarchy from the most basic to the most complex. Maslow’s observations have … Read more

8 Myths about the MVP Process Debunked for Product Owners

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MVP, or Minimum Viable Product, is an often-used terminology that finds its origins in the Lean and Agile development process. It has now become common in software development parlance. Although the concept was coined by Frank Robinson, MVP became more mainstream after Eric Ries described it in his book The Lean Startup, “ A key … Read more

Top 6 Ideas on Getting the Right UX for Enterprise Mobile Apps

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For enterprise product owners, going mobile brings with it a unique set of challenges. That could be a major reason why some enterprises are hesitant in adopting a mobile strategy for their applications. The complex, functionally-heavy nature of enterprise applications makes it difficult to convert it to wholesome mobile user experience. Probably why discussions on … Read more

Dealing with Teams That Do Not Believe in Minimum Viable Product

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The path of innovation is a complex one to tread on. Especially in an environment where conformity is usually the norm. So, when you have to convince a bunch of skeptical stakeholders of a radical concept such as a minimum viable product, things can get a whole lot slippery. We’re sold on the idea of … Read more

Minimum Viable Product: Your Guide to Knowing All About MVPs

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The term ‘Minimum Viable Product’, or MVP was first coined by product development expert, Frank Robinson, who defined it to be a product with a set of core features that allows it to be used in a way it’s meant to be, and nothing more. In other words, an MVP is “The smallest thing that … Read more

6 Sectors That Need an Immediate Tech Intervention During Pandemic

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The current pandemic has truly shone the spotlight on the…

The Strength of the Pack Is the Wolf…

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A few weeks into this Bizarro world of self-isolation and social distancing, we as a team have comfortably settled into the whole concept of remote working. Sure, as individual members we’ve had our brushes with freelancing or working from home. But this global emergency has forced us as parts of a team to disperse overnight, … Read more

Interaction Design Mistakes: The Dos and Don’ts

Interaction Design Mistakes- The Dos and Don’ts

Before we discuss interaction design, UX design guru Don Norman defines ‘usability’ to as a combination of 5 quality components – Learnability – the level of ease with which users accomplish basic tasks the first time they encounter the design. Efficiency – the speed with which users adapt to the new design. Memorability – the … Read more