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Are there any case studies using Sinus-Milieus in product development?

Currently, I am exploring how to use the research insights from the Sinus-Milieus institute in the discovery phase of the development of a news media product. These insights are all about "groups of ...
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How much input should a UX Practitioner have into user requirements, when working with a Product Manager?

UX practitioners -- such as UX Designers, IAs or UX Researchers -- typically consider understanding the user's needs as part of their role. By extension, UX practitioners often define some, or even ...
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Is it reasonable for a development team (or person) to expect complete UI/UX when you're the sole UX person on a team? [closed]

I work for a small startup, and I'm the sole UX designer, responsible for a couple of products. I also have the duty of ‘product owner’ managing the sprints and epics we tackle every two weeks. I’ve ...
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What to answer when Product Owner/Manager says “this feature [requested by users] needs a lot of time to develop, so we'll never do it”?

More precisely: I work in a company that doesn't have any design culture. Some people tend to think a little more in a user-centered way but not the important ones. The Product Manager only cares ...
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Moving from Product Manager Approach to Brand Manager Approach- how? [closed]

Working with a relatively immature cX company but they have aspirations and executive buy in. They know need to shift their product managers from thinking beyond just the product to the overall ...
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“Can you make it more prominent?” stakeholder phenomenon

I'm designing many features for a product, where many of these features are shared across the real estate of a screen. It's common for each stakeholder or product manager to feel that their feature is ...
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What are the benefits to product teams when designs are done in user flows

Recently i've been designing UI for various features in sketch in terms of user flows. This means multiple artboards of each state and scenario will be in a layout of a flow. similar to how Jakub ...
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Can you test an idea, as opposed to testing an instantiation of an idea?

As product managers, UI/UX specialists, engineers, etc., we often deceive ourselves into believing that when we test a new product feature, we’re testing an idea, when the fact of the matter is, we’re ...
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How do you stand up for the admin user experience in enterprise software applications?

I've noticed in the enterprise application space, people use 'admin' user or a trained user as an excuse for building poor quality admin experience. For ex, when problems such as 'The steps taken to ...
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UX Architecture leverage over development process

How can a new UX Architect (newly created position) apply the best leverage to improve new and existing products across a medium-large organization? This position is in a corporate IT department ...
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How to articulate the difference between design principles and aesthetic style?

One of the barriers I've encountered within UI design is a blurred distinction between implementing proven design principles and a designer's judgment for aesthetics and style. I would like to know ...
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Best Practice for Product Names with many dimensions

I have read this related question: Best Practice for product titles with dimensions, but I felt it didn't deal with complex cases. My products broadly fall under "Construction Supplies" and as such ...
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User research drives design or vice a versa for existing product?

Looking for feedback on this work process: The product team is coming up with design features for existing product & then validating it based on user research (self reported). As a user/UX ...
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Should the UX team be organizationally with IT or Product Management?

I'm a UX veteran but new to company that has a Product management team. There is often questions about UX being under Product instead of the IT area. What are your thoughts? If it helps, my UX team ...
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Designing an Interface - A 'How Can I Direct You' style of interface

We're building an internal tool for helping folks utilize user experience in their projects. We're looking at it from two directions--one direction, easier, is "Hey, I need a wireframe, where can I ...
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How to manage out of stock products?

Context: Apparel E-commerce On my category page, should I advise my visitors that the product is out of stock on a roll-over product description or should I indicate it once my visitors arrive in the ...
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Product variations

I am creating a flowershop and I have the following dilemma. Let's say somebody wants to buy a bouquet of roses. Roses comes with many colors, sizes and different quantity in a bouquet. Should I ...
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How to ask a one-dimensional / performance attribute question in a Kano survey?

I am putting together a Kano analysis survey, and want to understand how to phrase the question for a performance attribute. In putting together the survey, for each attribute I would ask the two ...
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Which of this scenarios are better from Scrum Teams?

I manage a team who develop a Web-based CRM. We are trying to introduce a UX Designer to this project, but I don't know the best approach to do that. I have two proposals, and I'm leaning more towards ...
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Managing/organizing a portfolio of UX for a company

Working as a full-time UX professional for a company, after a while you can build up many projects that should also be kept track of and watched carefully. If you think about a site as having an ...
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Number of lead designers on a single UX project

I m wondering how many of you think it's best from a project management point of view to have a single UX designer leading the design vision of a project. There could be other UX designers on the ...
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Creating an user experience roadmap?

I was asked today if we could create an user experience roadmap for the application we are designing. I am a little confused about that since I have never really heard of the term user experience ...
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Methodology to determine ideal feature mix?

Aiming for a New Target: The Perfectly Featured Product presents an argument against featuritis (and provides some explanations as to how those situations arise). The author (John Devanney) suggests ...