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July 14th: UX + Dev = Summer Rooftop Blowout with OpenHack!

It’s all about the user. You build great software and/or design amazing user experiences, but without both development and design/UX working together, and working well, that user eventually becomes disappointed with your product and moves on. You don’t want that. So … Continue reading

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June 2nd: Traversing the UX Space Time Continuum

It can be especially challenging to gather information about users’ experiences over time. Diary studies provide a unique opportunity to access longitudinal data and can often be relatively inexpensive to conduct. In this workshop we will explore the use of diary … Continue reading

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April 7th: Use Once and Throw Away?: How to Stop Treating Your Users Like Toilet Paper

Often, the primary goal of user research is to answer specific questions about a design. But what happens when a mind shift is made from “conducting research” to “building a lasting relationship”?  Anna Rowe and Kellie Mecham from the SolarWinds … Continue reading

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March 3rd: Choose Your Own Adventure!

Come out to athenahealth’s new Seaholm office to meet up, see the digs and participate in sessions hosted by the athena Austin UX team. We will be offering multiple mini sessions (presentations, discussions or panels) for you to choose from … Continue reading

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February 3rd: Design Thinking Workshop at IBM

The Design Thinking Workshop is a fast paced, on your feet night of post-it notes, sharpies, and friends. Participants will use Design Think methods to create Empathy Maps, “As Is” Journey Maps, and Needs Statements that will align the entire … Continue reading

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