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Three thoughts on the User Experience of Apple AirPods

4 months ago

I recently bought some Apple AirPods after hearing some great things from colleagues and friends who had taken the plunge. After a few weeks of using them, I thought I’d share some thoughts on the user experience of the AirPods.

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How to

How to: create UI and content hierarchy quickly through sketching

4 months ago

In a previous post, I talked about how to make the most of your UX sketching, but I wanted to go a bit deeper to explain exactly how you are able to create UI and content hierarchy quickly, through some tweaks to your sketching process.

Monzo bank
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My April Picks

4 months ago

This post is part of a monthly series where I showcase some of my favourite things I’ve seen around the web recently.

Design sprint process
Process

How I use the Design Sprint process for different types of projects

4 months ago

Thanks to Google Ventures, or their book Sprint, (or even through me!), chances are you may have heard of design sprints!

UX supplies kit bag
Resources

Organise your UX supplies! Introducing the UX Design Supply Bag.

4 months ago

I’ve talked on Instagram before about my UX Design Supplies box – things that I bring with to every UX workshop I run, like post-its, sharpies, sticky dots and blu-tack:

My UX Design everyday tools
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What’s in my Dock? The UX Design Software I use every day

4 months ago

In this video, I take you behind the scenes of my laptop and talk through all the important tools in my Dock, what they are and why I find them useful.

A Creativity framework
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How to: boost your creativity when you’re feeling uncreative

5 months ago

As designers we are innately problem solvers. But on some days, it can feel like harder work than others, and on other days, it can feel like you will literally never come up with a good idea ever again.

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It’s my birthday so here’s some free stuff!

5 months ago

One of the perks of birthdays, aside from people giving you things and plying you with cake, is that you can do whatever you damn want!

Process

How my team uses Trello to plan their design work

5 months ago

Over the years, I’ve experimented with various ways to plan and track work, but I was never particularly satisfied.

How to make your UX portfolio stand out
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How to: make your UX design portfolio stand out from the crowd

5 months ago

One of the topics on my mind lately is how to help people craft better UX design portfolios. And one of the tips I often give is to work harder at making your UX portfolio be different from all the others that are out there.

Crazy 8's
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Download my Crazy Eights templates for your next design sprint or workshop

6 months ago

Psssst: If you’re not sure what Crazy Eight’s are, read this first! After writing my step by step instructions of how to use Crazy Eights to generate design ideas for your design sprint or workshop, I received a couple of questions about the first instruction:

March Giveaway UX books
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Happy March Giveaway!

6 months ago

In honour of my favourite month (but mostly just because!), I’m gifting three of my UX design books, perfect for newbie UXers or those who’d like a refresher on the basics.