Discussion Archive: June 2006

29 Jun 2006 - 3:24pm
9 years ago
1 reply
Pam Migliore

Back to the Career Path Question...What if you are the only one?

I've gotten WAY behind in my digests and am just now getting to the thread
on Career Paths.

The question I have for the group is what are the opportunities for
growth/promotion/etc. when you are the only "You" in the company?

My current *title* is "UI Designer." My responsibilities range from writing
UI Specifications for embedded software to defining user interactions, to
performing user studies and testing, to empowering engineers to become more

29 Jun 2006 - 9:34am
Dave Malouf

ADMIN: Holidays reminder

Well, summer has begun and people will be going on lots of vacations
during this period.
I wanted to give everyone a reminder about our policy regarding
auto-responders (and not liking them).

29 Jun 2006 - 9:05am
Mark Alkhazov

UX Manager at Microsoft/Emerging Technology team V1 project

Redmond Washington, Fulltime, Perm ( Full relocation and benefits)
contact me directly to apply or for questions.

Are you interested in helping Microsoft deliver an end to end innovative
experience with both software and hardware? Are you interested in
driving research and design that will define how people interact with
and relate to this new product? We're looking for a User Experience
Manager to guide the design, research, and user documentation work on a
groundbreaking product.

29 Jun 2006 - 5:29am
Joe Leech

Job - user exprience consultant (Bristol, UK)

Bristol UK, Full time, permanent

We have lots of talented people at cxpartners, and we want more. Now,
we're looking for user experience consultants at all levels to join
our team.

We're a group of imaginative, out-spoken people with a desire to
excel. And when it comes to work, we want to build an open workplace -
one that lets great people do outstanding work.

29 Jun 2006 - 2:58am
Morrison, James

Control Redesign - Sequence Map - Researching possibilities

A Wizard, Sequence Map/Funnel, Roadmap, Process Tracker, Card stack,
Shopping cart.
They all have things in common.. and I'm designing a new one (akin more
with a Sequence map).

Has anyone seen some nice examples lately?
I'm on the look out for Interaction & visual design merits.

Thanks all !

// Jim

28 Jun 2006 - 1:35pm
Elizabeth Bacon

Recap of recent Portland, OR F2F

Hello list,

This is a recap of the engaging IxDA F2F meeting held in Portland, Oregon on
July 20th. We addressed the general topic of "how to make others do our IxD
bidding". It was pointed out that this is pretty a vague statement, and that
ways to convince people about the appropriateness of specific IxD solutions
are different from those that convince organizations to adopt IxD methods &
processes. This clarification made, a whole interesting range of thoughts on
both topics were shared, which I jotted down as follows:

28 Jun 2006 - 12:53pm
Karen McGrane

JOB: Director of User Experience (Chicago, IL)

Avenue A | Razorfish is seeking a Director of User Experience in
Chicago. Please email Karen McGrane
(karen.mcgrane at avenuea-razorfish.com) directly to apply.


User Experience Community seeking passionate, strong willed, pragmatic
yet innovative leader who can see the forest, the trees, through the
trees, through the forest and the little lady bug sitting on the leaf in
front of your eyes.

28 Jun 2006 - 11:34am
9 years ago
1 reply
Mark Schraad

From Computerworld

Sorry if this is old news, but I just ran across it and thought it
might be useful.

27 Jun 2006 - 9:47pm
Nancy Falkenburg

JOB: Sr. User Research Analyst (Mountain View, California)

Contact: nancy_falkenburg at intuit.com

LOCATION: Mountain View, California

Role: Sr. User Research Analyst ( 55411 )

Company: Intuit


QuickBooks Senior User Researcher

Are you a talented, skilled, and influential user researcher with strong
customer affinity and user empathy? Do you want to improve business and
improve lives by applying your skills to create world-class

27 Jun 2006 - 9:40pm
Nancy Falkenburg

Job: Senior User Researcher (San Diego, California)

Contact: nancy_falkenburg at intuit.com

LOCATION: San Diego, California

Role: Senior User Researcher ( 60732 )

Company: Intuit's User-Centered Design team


Are you a talented, skilled, and influential user researcher with strong
customer affinity and user empathy? Do you want to improve business and
improve lives by applying your skills to create world-class
applications? Do you want to be a key player in teams focused on our