Bett and Russ speak with, Vera Polyakova, a very passionate user experience design specialist who, as you will hear, clearly spends a lot of time thinking about what it takes to make software products more engaging.
We touch on a wide range of topics related to usability and user experience. Of special interest is the MiiR model Vera created.
Listen to Practical Design with Vera Polyakova - Bridging Communication Gaps in Software Development
Are the empowered individuals in your organization collaborating effectively, avoiding dead ends, and quickly working through differences of opinions? Are the right people being pulled in early enough in the process? If not, how do you get these creative people to avoid wasteful rework and drive quickly toward solutions that leverage the input of the many technical experts available?
Having thought deeply about challenging issues like these, Vera proposes Practical Design as a remedy. What does Vera mean by Practical Design? Listen to this episode to find out.