Discovery Project Protocol

September 16, 2016
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Design, Process

TL;DR - A paid discovery project must provide the basis for decisions down the line - taking the time to establish competitive, market, and consumer insights will show you the way forward. Audio and transcript here.

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Keep eCommerce Findability in Mind

September 09, 2016
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Design, User Experience, Strategy, User Interface Design

Replacing Shoes, Replacing Shopping Habits The story starts with a pair of Sam & Libby sandals I honestly didn't think I would like from Target. I was hesitant to join the metallic shoe trend, but these were a tactful mix of multiple metallics (how…

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Design Driven

September 02, 2016
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Design, Design Thinking

J sat down last week for a chat with Sandbox ATL's Scott Henderson on the Hump Day Exchange Podcast. After an intro that mentions his holy trinity (whisky, cigars, and the Big Green Egg) the first 15 minutes are J's time in the hot seat.

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Shop Talk: 6 Digital Strategy Tools We Love

August 22, 2016
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Design, Process, Strategy

In 2016, your business cannot be successful without a strong digital strategy. But as we all know, the hard part is the execution, not the strategy. When you boil it down, your digital strategy is only as strong as the tools you use to execute it.

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Mobile Navigation Starts with the User

August 16, 2016
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Design, User Interface Design

On Mobile Devices, finding your way on apps or websites of any significant size can be frustrating. You’re faced with one of three options: limited navigation items that fit on the side or top, truncated to save room with a link to “view full site”;…

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Designing for Good

August 11, 2016
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Design

Inspiration from Sullivan's Travels Years ago, my dad challenged himself to watch every great American film. Though my sister and I were but wee girls, we eagerly joined. We tried to stay awake for “Citizen Kane,” laughed through “Some like it Hot,”…

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Framing Your Design Challenges

August 09, 2016
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Design, Design Thinking, Process

There you are, in a meeting with your design team and someone asks "How are we going to do that?!" This is a design challenge, and it happens all the time.

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Joining Forces with The Combine

July 27, 2016
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Design, branding

When you have the opportunity to work with the smartest people around, you take it. We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve partnered with The Combine to provide digital marketing and design services to them and their ecosystem of companies.

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Good UX Wouldn’t Be So Hard to Find

July 27, 2016
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Design, User Experience, User Interface Design

As a UI designer, it is pretty easy to find yourself encountering bad UX design examples.

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Impact: The Power of Purpose

May 23, 2016
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Design, Strategy

You don't have to be a philanthropist to do work that matters. Do you ever wonder whether your work matters?

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