December 29, 2015
“If you teach a man anything, he will never learn.” - George Bernard Shaw
I agree. Doing, or teaching something is a more effective way to learn.
But, I still love to read!
These 14 links that I’ve collected have made a huge impact on me, and the way I think about designing experiences. Hopefully they might help you too.
Some were published longer than a year ago, but I think that says something about their quality and longevity, attributes that most design writing lacks.
UX Maturity Model: From Usable to Delightful - Prachi Sakhardande, Rajiv Thanawala
There Is No Such Thing as UX Design - Peter Meholz
What Makes Great Product Design? - Braden Kowitz, Leland Rechis, Liz Danzico, Kim Bost, Katie Dill of Airbnb
How to Organize a Team that Designs End-to-End Experiences - Katie M Dill
Shaping Organizations To Deliver Great User Experiences - Peter Meholz
How We Design At Intercom - Paul Adams
Inside Design - Invision
Open the Kimono - Soleio Cuervo
What Every Executive Needs to Know About Design - Prashant Agarwal, Mahin Samadani, and Hugo Sarrazin
The User Experience - Ben Thompson, James Allworth
Design Thinking Comes of Age - Jon Kolko
What Is Code? - Paul Ford (for developers)