Discussion Archive: May 2007

27 May 2007 - 9:57am
Nancy Falkenburg

job: principal uid/san diego, ca/fte

I would be delighted to chat with anyone who would like to learn more
about our vacancy.
nancy_falkenburg at intuit.com
Cell: 650/283.5729
COMPANY NAME: Intuit (ProTax Team)
JOB LOCATION: San Diego, California


- Produce substantial design improvements across multiple, complex

26 May 2007 - 1:31pm
Robert Hoekman, Jr.

Contractors needed

Ths is not an immediate need, but I have some projects coming up for
which I may need some contractors. I'll need people to do interaction
design, visual design, and prototyping (Flash, Ajax/DHTML, etc).

Please send:

- Your current resume
- Your portfolio (in any medium)
- Hours per week you can potentially contribute to contract work
- List of specialties (if not included in your resume)
- Your typical billable rate. If you like, you can specify different
rates for different types of work. And yes, I realize these numbers
can change depending on the project.

Do not reply to this email.

25 May 2007 - 12:25pm
9 years ago
1 reply
beril guvendik

JOB: User Experience Designer at CollabNet (Brisbane, CA)

COMPANY: CollabNet
URL: http://www.collab.net
LOCATION: Brisbane, CA (San Mateo County)
POSITION TITLE: User Experience Designer or Senior User Experience Designer

Position Overview:
Join the CollabNet User Experience team in the forefront of our
company's initiative in getting closer to our users, and designing and
building our next wave of products.

25 May 2007 - 8:50am

Online training courses-lynda.com


Lynda's a great resource but a little light on the IA/JS side.
Depending you personal learning style, their step-by-step, project oriented,
tutorials are repeatable and chunked in small enough segments to stick in
your head. If you get the premium membership, ($325 a year) you can download
exercise files that let you work actual projects.

You learn by doing, hearing and seeing at your own pace. If something' not
clear you can go back to the segment and watch it again or work the


25 May 2007 - 3:33am
Priyanka Rishi

JOB: Manager IA, Muenchen/Duesseldorf, Sapient, Recruiter, Full Time

Sapient - die No. 2 im deutschen Interactive-Markt - unterstützt seine Kunden bei Innovationen in den Bereichen Marketing, Geschäftsprozesse und Technologie.

24 May 2007 - 4:25pm
Brooke Mackay

JOB: Information Architect - Contract-to-Hire - San Francisco

Information Architect
FILTER is a full-service creative-resources company focused on helping
talented professionals find the perfect contract job, project, or direct
hire placement. Our expertise is selectivity. We take pride in locating
the ideal candidate to solve hiring needs at design firms, ad agencies,
and in-house corporate design/marketing departments.

24 May 2007 - 1:18pm
Joy Zigo

NYC-UPA 6/19 Event: Morae & UserVue:Demo & Case Studies for UX Research Software

NYC Usability Professionals Association presents:

Morae & UserVue: Demo & Case Studies for User Experience Research Software

Newbies and Experienced researchers alike will benefit from learning about
Morae, the “usability lab in a box” and its online sister product, UserVue.
It’s creator is here from Michigan for a special demo.

24 May 2007 - 10:54am
Joy Zigo

NYC-UPA: More room very likely in Card Sort workshop on May 31


Here's an update on the Card Sort workshop for May 31st.

* We are 90% sure that we will have a site available that will seat 45
attendees. That's an additional 20 seats.

* It's on West 44th between 5th and 6th. The exact location will be
announced when it's finalized.

* The announcement will be made by the end of the day Friday May 25th. We
have the room but would like to visit it first to confirm it is the right
for this event.

* There are now also additional spots on the waiting list. If you are
interested, please sign up because you are likely to get in.

24 May 2007 - 10:10am
8 years ago
2 replies
Valerie Gomez d...

Online training courses: lynda.com

Hello - I am looking for an online training resource for topics on IA
through java script.

Has anyone taken a course by: http://www.lynda.com/ ?


24 May 2007 - 10:04am
Weston Thompson

Event reminder: LA IAI group planning meeting 5/31

We hope to see you 1 week from today for a planning meeting as we establish
a Los Angeles chapter of the Information Architecture Institute.

Please RSVP at this meetup if you haven't already:

Thursday, May 31, 2007
7:00 PM
Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Online
1025 Grand Central Avenue
Glendale, CA 91201

We'll start the evening with the planning meeting (light refreshments)
and then we're planning to head to Granville Cafe for dinner/drinks.