Missy Titus

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Behavior Design

The basics of how to design products that change people’s behavior.

A lot is written about User Experience design, but today, let’s talk about…


Design Team of One

(This article was ported over from Stemmings.com)

For the last year and a half I’ve been the only designer at a startup. Super fun, right?! Well, yeah…


Behavior Design

The basics of how to design products that change people’s behavior.

A lot is written about User Experience design, but today, let’s talk about…


Kanye West-ing* the Discussion

Fine tuning the way we talk about Women in Technology to make real change.

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Thoughts on issues of our society


You Might be the Patriarchy

(In fact, you almost certainly are.)


It seems to me that a lot of people are confused by the word “patriarchy.” Because it’s root work (patriarch) means “father” and because the term refers to a society or group ruled by a male, it is assumed that “the patriarchy” refers to all (and exclusively) males.


Customer Service is an Extension of your Brand 

<rant>


Today I had two very different customer service experiences.

The first was atrocious. So horrible. I can’t even. It’s not even over. Long story short, I’m unable to connect with anyone willing or able to help me solve my problem (which, because of their shitty ethics, is to cancel the membership…


In-House Manifesto


When I graduated from college, I thought my ideal career track would take me to IDEO or Cooper—agencies whose work seemed to be the pinnacle of design.


Crazy like a fox. What I learned from my *ahem* kookiest professor.


Her hair was wild and she wore coffee stained button-ups. She often forgot what she was talking about halfway…


Don’t Blame Flat UI for your Design Problems


Flat design has been embraced by many designers in the last year or so, and the trend is only picking up speed. There are even rumors that…


“Why do women try to get ahead by pulling men down?”


I see comments along these lines pretty much every time the issue of gender inequality in tech comes up. A lot of men (and sometimes…