The focus of this one or two day course is on developing design thinking, leading and influencing a design team, effective teamwork, and fostering a great design
Learn how to lead and influence your design team with a user-centered design process. Help your team make good decisions quickly and confidently and how to give effective design feedback.
Your team’s culture determines what actually gets done. To impact design, you must make sure your culture matches your design aspirations. You have to walk the walk.
Learn what an intuitive and simple UI really means, so that you can help make your product easier to understand and use, and remove unnecessary complexity.
Your managers are aware of many problems and potential solutions. Several class exercises are designed to be a forum to share them. A kind of a group design therapy—with a neutral party leading the way.
User Experience Design Essentials for Managers is a one or two day course on user experience design from the management point of view. In contrast to UX Design Essentials, this course focuses on the business value of great design, developing design thinking, leading and influencing a design team, effective teamwork, and fostering a great design culture.
Hosting UX Design Essentials for Managers at your company will give your managers the essential, practical knowledge they need to lead and influence their teams to create great user experiences.
Each section has a 10 – 20 minute exercise. The exercises are either group discussions or design review situations. The Product Design Review Workshop in the two-day format takes the entire afternoon of the second day.
UX Design Essentials for Managers is offered onsite only. Train your entire management team at your location according to your schedule. Contact us for more information.
$10,000 per team (for two days) or $5,000 (for one day), plus travel expenses.
Yes. Each section has a 10 – 20 minute exercise. The exercises are either group discussions or design review situations. The Product Design Review Workshop in the two-day format takes the entire afternoon of the second day.
Yes! We can do limited customization to the course materials for the onsite course for no additional charge, including customizing the exercises. There’s no better way to satisfy your management team’s goals than to apply the exercise material directly to the problems you need to solve. We can also add a third day to address your specific needs with custom course material, design reviews, or design workshops.
Classes are limited to a maximum of 20 participants.
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All participants receive an electronic copy of the course materials in pdf format for their personal use. All participants who complete the class will receive a certificate of completion.
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