WoW 😱 "Former Away employees describe a toxic work environment at the luggage company", the conclusion "Never work for your dream brand, It’ll kill you.” is super scary. This is a hell of a shitty environment https://www.theverge.com/2019/12/5/20995453/away-luggage-ceo-steph-korey-toxic-work-environment-travel-inclusion
2019 Design tool survey, some interesting figures about the design industry
📚From my blog's archive: "4 Non Design/Tech Books That Help My Career"
"Core Needs: BICEPS" There are six core needs researchers find are most important for humans at work. Understanding those can help better communicate within the team and understand your team mate's reactions.
Having a Little Fun With Custom Focus Styles https://css-tricks.com/having-a-little-fun-with-custom-focus-styles/
I feel called out here. 😂😂
My brain: "Whatcha doin?"
My brain: "Working on what?"
Me: "This spec, it's on a deadline"
My brain: ...
My brain: "BAAAYYYBEEEE SHARK DO DO DO DO DO DO!"
UX101: Complete Guide to In-Person User Research, a great introduction on the what why and how of user interviews and usability testing. https://www.uxbooth.com/articles/ux101-complete-guide-to-in-person-user-research/
It's so cool and rewarding to see people facilitate Workshops based on artefact @email@example.com and I created, this makes my days 🤗🤗
If you ever use our 52 cognitive bias cards let us know, send pictures, I can even feature them on the article :)
"The false paradox — accessibility and aesthetics"
Also yes and yes!! https://duncanstephen.net/the-false-paradox-accessibility-and-aesthetics/
There is no "Myths of Color Contrast Accessibility" by @firstname.lastname@example.org yes!!! https://www.creativejuiz.fr/blog/en/user-experience/there-is-no-myths-of-color-contrast-accessibility
Your Sketch library is not a design system by @email@example.com https://bradfrost.com/blog/post/your-sketch-library-is-not-a-design-system
And the follow up: https://bradfrost.com/blog/post/your-sketch-library-is-not-a-design-system-redux/
Runway Palette by Cyril Diagne, a cool experiment to discover color palettes based on fashion show. Fun to see that it finds matches for the ugly bus seats fabric 😁 https://experiments.withgoogle.com/business-of-fashion
"DevTools as the ultimate CSS advocate" yeees!! Remember the feeling when you messed up the CSS or the site for the first time in those dev tools? This is how my love story with CSS began (it was firebug at that time though, but all the same)
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