DU059 – Can UX Specialists exist after Coronavirus?

The Coronavirus has changed the way organisations are thinking about and delivering Design. For many, getting things designed, developed and out the door is a matter of survival. Discovery Research or strategic UX work seems to be on the back burner for now, in favour of tactical approaches. How can UX and Research specialists fit into this new world?

DU058 – Sustainability and COVID-19 – Yasmin Borain Interview

How have consumer attitudes to sustainability changed with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic? Carla chats to Yasmine Borain, Creative Director at Publicis Sapient.

DU057 – Think about Design Thinking

Design thinking is a powerful framework for implementing user-centred thinking and outcomes. But you shouldn’t apply it to everything if it’s not the most appropriate approach for your brief.

DU056 – Measuring UX

We talk to Sandra Gonzalez about how you can move beyond NPS to start to understand the impacts your designs have on people and their communities.

DU055 – Working and Parenthood

Trying to balance work and parenthood is always challenging.

How can organisations support both expecting and recent parents more effectively?

Carla talks about her experience at Google and her newfound LinkedIn fame.

DU054 – Christmas 2019

2019 comes to a close so we talk about beards. Thank you to all of our listeners for making 2019 so memorable and we wish you a great festive season!

DU053 – Working with Remote Development Teams

Not having your developers nearby can be tough. It’s even harder when they are in a totally different country, timezone and perhaps even speak a different language.

DU052 – Agency vs Client-Side

The choice between going agency or client-side as a Designer can be a tricky one.

Chris & Carla reflect on their experiences working in both and talk about what you can expect.

DU051 – Product Strategy – Stuart Davis Interview

Chris sits down with Stuart Davis, Head of Consumer Product at notonthehighstreet.com to talk about product strategy and leadership. We also talk about how product, design and engineering teams can work together to deliver products customers love.

DU050 – Networking

Networking can strike fear. But it is an essential skill for a Designer. We talk through different approaches, and why it doesn’t have to be terrifying.