If you want something done right…

If you want something done right, your going to have to do it yourself. The proverb has a long history beginning with Miles Coverdale in Matrymonye (1541): That whych thou cannest do conueniently thyselfe commytte … Continue reading If you want something done right…

The UX of Doodles and Pencils

I love pencils. I use the Dixon Ticonderoga 2HB pencils. They are not splintery and sharpen well. I have an electric sharpener on my desk. I sharpen the pencil before I go into meetings. I … Continue reading The UX of Doodles and Pencils

Lines of Communication

Two people sitting at a desk is the most productive form of communication.  The reason is that there is a simple interaction model.  You have each person communicating and listening to only one person.  There … Continue reading Lines of Communication

The Customer Volume / UX Curve

This might seem counter-intuitive, but I’ll try and explain. First 30 Customers When you have only a few customers, you can lavish attention on them.  The first 30 customers, you can give them your personal … Continue reading The Customer Volume / UX Curve

Hosting UX Eye for the Developer Guy

The other day, Marketo hosted the first UX Eye for the Developer Guy Mid Peninsula edition.  For those of you who don’t know, UX Eye is a meetup of 30-50 designers, engineers, entrepreneurs and product managers.  The format is … Continue reading Hosting UX Eye for the Developer Guy