Thanks to the great work of Christina Wodtke and Cinnamon Melcher to help me sort out some thoughts that have come up in the last year of trying to talk UX with startups in the SF Bay Area.
This article was conceived to be the first in a series of case studies, in the hope that we could spark lively discussions towards discovering new best practices in the discipline. Please comment on the article and contact Boxes and Arrows if you'd like to write up an experience of your own.
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"...totally had the ring of truth" – Erika Hall
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"I am seeing the same patterns" – Hilary Cinis
"That is a great read" – Francis Rowland
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"Really interesting" – Entropiixd
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"A nice post" – Erin Jo Richey
"It is an article that exists" – me