Ideation, UX design & conversational interfaces

75 13 February, 2017


4½ wisdoms in 1 minute

Before we blow you away with a new collection of articles, we have a special announcement for you:

Due to popular demand we are proud to say that The next Behavioural Design Academy will not only take place on 10th & 11th of March but will also take place on the 24th & 25th of March. Tickets are already selling out fast, so claim your spot. Discover more and sign up on

Ideate for everyday challenges

Ideation is not only for generating the next big idea.” It’s is a valuable asset in the process to a new and innovative concept. Aurora Harley – a User Experience Specialist with Nielsen Norman Group – hands you the fundamentals of Ideation. A technique everyone can use for small and big design problems.

10 minute read, found by Berend on

More emotion in UX design

In edition 56 of A mail named SUE, we shared the article ‘Design for Humanity‘. A plea to turn functionality into emotion. Tijs Vrolix also shared a new article about emotion in the User Interfaces. This underestimated component could be your holy grail or the missing piece of your puzzle. A graceful but striking plea for emotion.

6 minute read, found by Anne in All The Small Things

The replacement of modern day app interfaces

Nowadays people use dozens of apps to perform different tasks. The future user might use just one app to perform all desired tasks at hand. Are conversational interfaces the app interfaces of the future? Tony Scherba – president and a founding partner of Yeti LLC in San Francisco – advises UX professionals on what they should, and more importantly, shouldn’t do when designing conversational interfaces.

8 minute read, found by Berend on

Power talk

You can design your own power at work or in your daily life when you apply Behavioural Psychology. Tom shows multiple situations where framing is used to convince or out-pace the competition, because framing is war: those who plant the most powerful paradigm in our minds, win the war of how the world is seen.

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