All posts for "Design" tag

UX Conference: Collaborate Bristol 2015 - Jazzing up your collaboration

Published
1st December 2015
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Efi Chatzopoulou
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UX Conference: Collaborate Bristol 2015 - Jazzing up your collaboration

On 13 November, 200 of the finest digital minds in the South West descended on Bristol's iconic Arnolfini for a day of talks delivered by some of the leading minds from the UK and USA's creative industries. As a relatively new employee here at Nomensa and someone who is always eager to further my knowledge, I went along to see what all the fuss was about...

Design Principles at the Cinema: a UX Consultant's tale

Published
4th November 2015
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Joe Marriott
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Design Principles at the Cinema: a UX Consultant's tale

As a UX consultant I often find it difficult to avoid or ignore poor design, particularly in the digital world. One rather damp weekend back in August I was taken to the cinema to watch the Pixar film Inside Out. On arrival, none of the traditional ticket windows were manned leaving me in the hands of the self-service ticket machines. The resulting experience led me to conclude that the designer(s) failed to adhere to some of the most basic design principles, as I will now demonstrate.

Guest Blog: Happier Hippos - a design solution that is already in your head | by Pete Trainor

Published
13th August 2015
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Guest Blog: Happier Hippos - a design solution that is already in your head | by Pete Trainor

Wow - What an incredible gift it is to be able to speak at the British Museum at such a momentous date on the Design calendar. Honestly, I'm like a child.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton once famously said "I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder"... A couple of the design principles that make for Happier Hippos (don't worry, you'll be in on the Hippo secret once you've heard my talk) - Thanks and Gratitude.

The Art of Visual Story-telling

Published
10th August 2015
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Tim Blass
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The Art of Visual Story-telling

With the wealth of visual media around us today, there’s strong evidence to suggest that the visual articulation of the ‘art of story-telling’ never really went away. Tim Blass explains...