The Consulting Chronicle Vol.7: UX tips and Facebook’s growth mission
Here’s a summary of interesting discoveries that the Investis Consulting team has recently made as we go about our work. Showcasing new projects, innovative content, smart tech and good reads:
|9 insights UX designers must know
“We’re damn lazy and we’re really busy” is the battle cry of many a UX designer in the industry (though not at Investis!). Medium.com have now provided some useful UX tips on how to streamline your design process and produce better results.
|Money vs Mission
This article from Fortune provides a nice overview of Mark Zuckerberg’s exchange with an analyst during Facebook’s earnings call last week, and how the company’s growth is down to its focus on users and consumers, rather than profits.
|Less is more?
Do some devices have too many features? NN Group examine whether restricting a product’s abilities, in this case voice recognition systems, can actually make the user-experience more efficient and less frustrating.
|The wearable chair
Check out this great piece of innovation from Archelis, who have developed a type of leg brace that allows users to take the load off their legs whilst standing. Pegged to be released this summer, it’s hoped the product can help surgeons and other professionals who have to spend long periods upright.