I'm a User Experience Architect at Thomson Reuters, with a passion for the research and analysis phases.
Thoughts and discoveries along the way.
Jawbone recently learned that “visibility of system status” doesn’t apply to just websites. Many recognize the importance of a clear and concise error message, but this particular usability heuristic is just as important across other channels. In 2014, Jawbone announced their new UP3 fitness band. It boasted a sleek iteration of its previous models– a thinner, waterproof band that would capture your heart rate. The […]
If there’s one thing that I’m qualified on, it’s transitioning careers and getting into the UX field. I went from a job in sales with no professional UX experience to teaching myself enough about the field to land a role as a user experience architect. Here are some things I (and others!) have struggled with. One of the […]
I went to read this horrifyingly fantastic article about a house infested with brown recluse spiders in St. Louis. However, I was only able to read the first sentence as the entire article is blanked out until the reader answer a survey question. The site justifies this action by allowing guests to read paid content by supplying […]