7 Steps to Increase User Adoption in the Enterprise

7 Steps to Increase User Adoption in the Enterprise

7 Steps to Increase User Adoption in the Enterprise Achieving user adoption goals for enterprise software can be challenging. Many enterprises are seeing their traditional user bases erode as millennials make up more of their user population and the software is seen...
Coming to a Screen Near You: Multi-touch

Coming to a Screen Near You: Multi-touch

Coming to a Screen Near You: Multi‑touch Smartphone and tablet experiences are a major force influencing product development, irrespective of industry, according to an internal survey we recently conducted with our clients. Business users want to access their software...
Apple’s Magical Multi-touch Moment

Apple’s Magical Multi-touch Moment

Apple’s Magical Multi-touch Moment Unfortunately, I had to miss the live Apple event last week. So I took a little time this weekend to wade through it and came across this rather magical little multi-touch moment from the iPad Pro demonstration. To the untrained eye,...
Big Data: Designing & Architecting Reactive UIs (Online Seminar)

Big Data: Designing & Architecting Reactive UIs (Online Seminar)

Big Data: Designing & Architecting Reactive UIs (Online Seminar) What do my users want to do with Big Data? How do they want to visualize it, interact with it and manage it? How big is my data, really? How much data can a human deal with at one time, and how much...
Integrating UX and Agile

Integrating UX and Agile

Integrating UX and Agile Producing great user experiences in an Agile environment can be a challenge. As a designer who has been working in the User Experience (UX) field for over 20 years and as part of Agile teams since 2006, I have truly come to embrace Agile. Dare...
Multiple Logins

Multiple Logins

Multiple Logins Q: Our web-based application currently requires two logins to use: one for the application and one for each module under the application. I’m having trouble convincing others on the team that we should just have one login. What do you think? Having...
Navigation Sub-Levels

Navigation Sub-Levels

Navigation Sub-Levels Q: The web team at our company wants me to figure out the best way to add a 6th level of navigation to our website. Is the best way to do this to add this level of navigation sub-nested under the 5th level on the left-hand side of the page? No....
Improving the Documentation vs. Improving the UI

Improving the Documentation vs. Improving the UI

Improving the Documentation vs. Improving the UI Q: We develop a very complex software application that customers say is difficult to use. We are having an internal argument about whether to spend most of our budget on improving the documentation or revising the...
Getting Management Buy-in for Usability

Getting Management Buy-in for Usability

Getting Management Buy-in for Usability Q: Our company conducts usability studies on our major products, but most of the recommendations never seem to make it into the released products. I’m tired of seeing the same problems every release. How can I encourage my...