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Chris Jasek
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One hundred and eleven years ago today, Dr. Seuss (or, Theodor Seuss Geisel) was born. Author and illustrator of 46 children's books, Dr. Seuss is one of the most well-known and beloved authors of
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Summary: When based on user research, personas support user-centered design throughout a project’s lifecycle by making characteristics of key user segments more salient.
When based on user research, personas support user-centered design throughout a project’s lifecycle by making characteristics of key user segments more salient.
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Writing is part of the design process via Craig Sullivan http://bit.ly/1yMW2Zz
John Zeratsky gives pointers on the importance of crafting those little bits of text in the UI design of software products.
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Give your 2015 Lent a real boost by attending this retreat on the first Friday night and Saturday of Lent:
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Cool!  There is always an efficient way to do things...
 
This fourth-year Ph.D student pulled out every machine learning trick in the book to compute the optimal search strategy for finding Waldo.
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#ShareJesus is going to help people experience Jesus and share him with others. Over 20 Top Catholic speakers sharing daily in Lent on the person of Jesus.
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"Researchers say readers remember the location of information simply by page and text layout — that, say, the key piece of dialogue was on that page early in the book with that one long paragraph and a smudge on the corner. Researchers think this plays a key role in comprehension."
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This article offers techniques to help you approach people for research. Research is the first step to gaining the knowledge you need.
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How hypotheses driven design enables the company to become better by learning from the customer
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Just read a great article on low-fidelity prototyping....it's very cool and intuitive.   http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2014/10/06/the-skeptics-guide-to-low-fidelity-prototyping/
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  • Elsevier
    UCD Manager, 2000 - present
  • LexisNexis
    UX Specialist, 1996 - 2000
  • IBM
    Software Engineer, 1995 - 1996
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  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Human Factors, 1992 - 1995
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Computer Science, 1988 - 1992
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