Best quotes from UXLx 2017 💬
Quotes from Speakers and Attendees’ tweets. Thank you all! 😍
Don’t treat your design system as a side project. Design system is how you ship your product.
Not all senior people in your business are trying to derail your project, some think they’re trying to help.
SEX, DRUGS AND INFINITE SCROLL
Lesson from biology: Innovation happens when you foster an environment of adaptation.
You should question everything we say here. If you don’t do it, shame on you.
Designer’s job: make people feel things through experiences they create.
If you’re not talking and listening to your users you’re not doing UX.
UX STRATEGY BLUEPRINT
We can talk about strategy for another 3 hours and still not have a definition.
Planning is important but planning is not a strategy.
See strategy as as conversation.
Building strategy is a creative exercise to design a way of overcoming your key challenges to reach a desired outcome with an interlocking set of choices for consistency in action.
PRACTICAL JOBS TO BE DONE: A WAY OF SEEING
At the core of disruption is a realization that opportunity comes from of understanding the job people want to get done.
GIVING VOICE TO YOUR VOICE DESIGNS
Speech recognition is a probabilities game.
CONTENT-FIRST UX DESIGN
STORYTELLING IN DESIGN
We got to remember we no longer control the journey.
We train users how to push right buttons in the right order.
DESIGN FOR BAD
Develop design principles for negative messages.
ARTICULATING DESIGN DECISIONS
The main reason why we have a job is that we can propose alternative solutions. Never be afraid to do it.
Identify who your stakeholders are and what they value. Then focus on it.
We don’t want to create the environment where everybody accepts our solutions and recommendations. We want to get the mutual agreement.
THUD: WHY IT’S NOT FAILURE YOU SHOULD BE AFRAID OF
Your company doesn’t get what it wants until customers get what they want.
The problem with ideas is that everyone has them. And most of them sucks. Another problem is that we don’t know which but we’re confident that our’s don’t.
USER STORY MAPPING
Shared documents are not shared understanding. Have conversations with other people in the team.
Our job is build less. We need to minimize the output and maximize the outcome and impact.
The secret to prioritization: NEVER start with features.
DESIGNING OUR FUTURES
Culture is simply the ensemble of stories we tell ourselves about ourselves.
Identity before effort.
THIS IS THE WAY THE WORLD ENDS
Remember that outreach always beats isolation.
UX designers are the responsible adults in the room.
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