Get yours now — 13 hours of recordings from the UI18 Conference

UI18 OnDemand gets you front row access to 10 UX experts sharing best practices and cutting edge techniques on advanced design processes, flexible team-based techniques, and meaningful data display. Recordings include: Stephen Anderson – Help Users Decide Is your phone bill easy or enjoyable to read? Help users make decisions more easily by displaying your information in highly visual, interactive, and meaningful ways. Kim Goodwin – Get More from User Research Think you don’t have time for user research? Once you see the tools and techniques Kim uses to quickly gather customer insights and prioritize designs, you’ll change your mind. Adam Connor and Aaron Irizarry – Discuss Design without Losing Your Mind Overcome the endless barrage of opinions that thwart your design progress. Get the techniques to make critique a positive experience for everyone involved. Scott Berkun – Do Great Work from Anywhere How can WordPress be effective when its entire team works remotely? Managers, designers, and developers all thrive in its autonomous environment — hear why. Kevin Hoffman – Hold Meetings That Aren’t Excruciating Enjoy your meetings by applying the same design thinking that UX pros already know and love. Get real work done and build consensus, regardless of personalities and opinions. Dan Saffer – Dig into Tiny Design Details The difference between a product we love and one we only tolerate often lies in these details. Turn your product’s dull microinteractions into memorable, engaging moments. Jeff Gothelf – Axe Requirements-driven Product Design Start spending your time on the right work for your business by creating a series of hypotheses. Then, run experiments to validate which solutions are...

Keeping calm managing egos, risk, and deadlines

There is a better way to manage creative projects You’ve been asked to bring more creativity and innovation into the design on a super tight deadline. On top of that you’re working with a team of opinionated people who aren’t afraid to push back. No sweat. Scott Berkun just taught you how to balance business, marketing, and creative through: Persuasive Communication: Get stakeholders on the same page by understanding their incentives Managing Risk: See how to keep creative egos in check and wrangle aggressive milestones Process Improvement: Find where innovation can happen – realistically – for your culture Scott’s teaching is routinely ranked “outstanding” by people who manage creative teams. You won’t want to miss his full-day workshop Innovating on a Deadline on October 22 at UI18 in Boston. At Scott’s workshop you’ll learn to: Protect your ideas from getting killed Avoid common problems creative leaders encounter Convince stakeholders that your project is worth the risk Identify what your team *really needs* to do its best work yet Discover how innovative you can be – once you develop your creative management toolkit at UI18. Explore the conference at...