The cost of managerial multitasking is amplified by its impact on others. Not only does it damage your own productivity, it goes hand in hand with micromanaging your team. And two of the biggest challenges in business, employee engagement and customer satisfaction, beco…
If you fill your organization with people who possess empathy for the creative process, then everyone understands early stage work and it’s easier to work through rough concepts constructively. Work moves faster, feedback comes sooner, less time is wasted and the end product is better for it.
Developers don’t head into the office planning to translate a sexist assumption into a health app. They also don’t base their design parameters on the premises of excluding people with conditions like pregnancy, much less injury or illness. Even health apps for the general public have gendered design. These design blunders happen when designers and technologists don’t take time to understand people’s needs.
…bility of designers, product managers and more, writers will hit a wall. Contributions are ignored. Writers are left out of meetings and testing, constantly pinging stakeholders to play catch up. Put simply, it’s very hard for a writer in this circumstance to be proud of, or get satisfaction out of, their work.