Learn how to advance your career as a designer
If you always wondered how do successful designers approach projects and how they handle client relations, this book is for you.
The field of user experience design is a conceptual design discipline and has its roots in human factors and ergonomics, a field that, since the late 1940s, has focused on the interaction between human users, machines, and the contextual environments to design systems that address the user's experience. With the proliferation of workplace computers in the early 1990s, user experience started to become a concern for designers. It was Donald Norman, a user experience architect, who coined the term "user experience", and brought it to a wider audience. – Wikipedia
– Chapter 1
THE DESIGN BUSINESS
Designing often necessitates considering the aesthetic, functional, economic, and sociopolitical dimensions of both the design object and design process. It may involve considerable research, thought, modeling, interactive adjustment, and re-design. – Wikipedia
– Chapter 2
MASTERING USER EXPERIENCE
User Experience (UX) refers to a person's emotions and attitudes about using a particular product, system or service.
– Chapter 3
Working with clients is core to any designer and mastering this aspect is crucial to your success.
– Chapter 4
Project management is the discipline of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria. – Wikipedia
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