I have been managing staff now on and off for… ever. Although I still have a lot to learn, obviously, or at least I hope, I have learnt a thing or two and feel that perhaps it is time to share one of the most important lessons.
That lesson is to respect your staff.
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and Breaking Down the Design/Development Border
The design department (the user interface and user experience kind) has always tried to influence the entire production life-cycle of a product out of an instinctive need to improve upon it from every angle possible. The same applies to modern day page & app design where the design department needs to have input from the very earliest concepts of the product all the way to construction and delivery. In this day and age and in the most forward thinking design departments, we are all designers. For this reason there is more and more overlap and connection between the various departments and indeed a complete breakdown of the silos and walls when we form agile, multi-disciplined development teams. Here I want to talk about the overlap between design and front end development using component driven development.
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I am currently moving my UX/UI design, illustration and writing work over to mubu.uk and good old WordPress.
I have worked on many games over the years.
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The second version of a single sign on dashboard app we created adding more collaboration and communication. It ties into Salesforce for the single sign on and use of Salesforce One.
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Here are some simple wireframes as opposed to visual design or prototypes.
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An app for taking stock as it arrives at the door using a mobile device. It is meant for hotels and restaurants and allows the user to check in stock so he/or she knows what has arrived and what is missing.
Includes simple design mockups and wireframes.
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Examining more helpful search hints and results for Low Cost Travel.
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A search result and presentation traversing billions of entities including people and business. Below are included mockups, wireframes and notes.
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