projekt202, the leader in experience-driven design and development, today announced its expansion into the Chicago region with the successful acquisition of ORA, an award-winning user experience and digital product studio.
Does your LinkedIn profile stand out … or blend in? In this thought leadership column, projekt202’s Jenny Szakonyi shares 10 tips to make your LinkedIn profile work for you and your business interests.
If you’re making software the right way, you have designers and developers working together to solve problems. But do you have a common way of working with both? projekt202 CTO Rob Pierry provides insights on working cohesively across disciplines.
Shannon Graf, Director of Experience Strategy and Insight (ESI) with projekt202, examines emotional intelligence (EQ) and its business applications, highlighting crucial traits and competencies to put into practice today.
projekt202 Experience Designer Peter Vogt details the approaches that designers can take to organize their branches in Abstract, a creative process that’s worth a step outside the designer comfort zone.
projekt202 Principal Experience Researcher Kelly Moran shares ways to successfully bring ethnographic research into software design. With real-world examples and lessons from the field, Kelly explains research practices that steer projects to success and deliver software that customers love.
projekt202 Experience Director Lan Nguyen discusses the relationship between UX designers and developers, a vital factor in the success of a software project. Lan outlines recommendations for involving all team members from the start and setting expectations for success.
Not all UX is created equal: See how the projekt202 team helps clients stand out from the competition by delivering solutions that meet customer and user needs, provide outstanding ROI, and open up new business opportunities.
In the current landscape of design, while Sketch has cemented itself as the primary UI/UX daily driver, competitors such as Figma have emerged to push the envelope in their own respects. In this article, projekt202’s Peter Vogt explores the benefits of using Figma as a resource for your design team.
Convergent designers help companies apply expert design practices to products, services, and spaces. A Forrester Research report dives deep into these providers, including projekt202, and details key considerations for hiring the right designer for your team's job.
“Making software requires writing code, but also knowing what to build in the first place and how it should work from a user perspective,” says projekt202 CTO Rob Pierry. “When you undertake a software project, your ultimate goal is putting software into production that delivers business value.”
The market for human-centered design is red-hot, as companies wanting to improve customer experience seek help from consultants offering experience design services. But what are the best ways to find the right provider? A Forrester Research report cites projekt202 in an illuminating look at selecting your experience design partner.
Spending time with your data is a critical step in understanding and making sense of what you saw and experienced in the field. In this article, projekt202 Principal Experience Researcher Kelly Moran examines ways to ensure time spent with data is time well-spent.
To ensure your teams are more efficient and committed, keep them informed as to the strategy driving the project, the target audience, and how the team’s work will help the users, advises projekt202 CTO Rob Pierry.
To better understand the behavior of your customers or users, sometimes it’s not practical to directly observe them when and where those behaviors occur. In these instances, explains projekt202 Principal Experience Researcher Kelly Moran, a diary study is a useful way to collect behavioral data remotely.
“Failure only happens when we give up, and the roadblock itself is only another tool for us to learn and grow,” writes projekt202 Senior Program Manager Josh Wilkinson in this look at skillfully managing change, collaboration and project development.
Customer journeys aren’t created; they’re discovered — then UX professionals create future journey maps that document the ideal experience. In this thought leadership article, projekt202’s Joe Dyer details the importance of having the best resource for improving your customer experience.