As we get more technically driven, the importance of people becomes more than it’s ever been before. You have to utilize who you are in your work. Nobody else can do that: nobody else can pull from your background, from your parents, your upbringing, your whole life experience.
An American graphic designer and surfer, best known for his innovative magazine design (Ray Gun), and use of experimental typography.
Certainly, a disconnect occurs when the marketing lives apart from the reality of the product experience.
Internationally recognized authority and pioneer in online marketing.
Inaccessible products are broken products. The first step to fix them is to give a damn.
A prominent global subject matter expert in the fields of disability and accessibility in the business and educational settings. Sheri is also a prolific writer on the topic.
Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences they’ve had and synthesize new things.
A pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s and a co-founder and later a chief executive officer (CEO) of Apple Inc.
Creativity & Ideas
If designers and researchers do not sometimes fail, it is a sign that they are not trying hard enough—they are not thinking the great creative thoughts that will provide breakthroughs in how we do things. It is possible to avoid failure, to always be safe. But that is also the route to a dull, uninteresting life.
Donald A. Norman
An American researcher, professor, and author (The Design of Everyday Things). As Apple’s User Experience Architect (90's), he became the first person to have UX in his job title.