I am part of a very small & rare percentage of Instagram users that does not follow Influencers professional or personally on the app. It is so rare, in fact, that I cannot find a true percentage of Instagram users who do not follow Influencers. I trace this lack of following, back to my original days of Facebook in college when I would go through all my “friends” and … [Read more...] about The Anti-Influencer Trend-is there one? There is for me.
As I was researching articles in preparation for this class post, I came across a very surprising UX trend that topped a 2020 list: Designing for the post-truth era. That was not the type of trend I was expecting to find. My expectations were to discover trends about improved customer journeys, eliminating steps to checkouts in a new, flashy effective ways. Instead “designing … [Read more...] about Fighting Two Pandemics: COVID 19 & Misinformation
The Content first approach. Seems intuitive enough? How else would you design a website if you or your team didn’t know what needed to be said on the page? As obvious as it might seem, Content is not always the go-to approach for UX/UI design, and its not the UX designers’ fault. The business owner, whether that be marketing, or product, are typically the party to blame for … [Read more...] about Without Content, it’s just Decoration
As we sadly enter the last 5 weeks of summer, we sadly are not saying goodbye to COVID. In the south, COVID is raging through populations of young and old, maxing out ERs & ICU’s bringing the healthcare system to its knees. Reading headline after headline, I began to wonder what will happen as we approach Cold & Flu season this fall? How will our ERs handle this … [Read more...] about The Critical Path methodology and triaging the upcoming Flu & Covid wave
The world is facing the largest health, financial & economic disruptor since the Spanish influenza of 1918 and potentially of all time. During this time of great tragedy that crosses the globe & is hitting its peak here in the US; it is also the time of great innovation & ingenuity. Companies across industries are transforming their manufacturing capabilities into … [Read more...] about In the midst of tragedy, innovation begins