This UXDiscuss will look at  Communicating UX and how to go about keeping everyone involved in the process.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 5th February 2015 (5/2/2015) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. How to decide who to include during each step of the process?
  2. How do you involve/communicate with everyone throughout a project?
  3. What communication tools do you use during projects (e.g. Skype/IM)? How do you combine these with other design tools?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

 

This UXDiscuss will look at  Internationalisation/globalisation/localisation.

This #uxdiscuss event will have a different format. In honour of this weeks topic we will be holding a #uxdiscuss in 5 timezones on 29th January 2015 (29/01/2015).

Join us in the timezone that best suits you:

  • 1pm HKT – Hong Kong, China (GMT +8 hours)
  • 1pm MST – Moscow (GMT +3 hours)
  • 1pm GMT – UK (GMT 0 hours)
  • 1pm EST – East Coast, US (GMT -5 hours)
  • 1pm PCT – West Coast, US (GMT -8 hours)

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. How do you handle UX difference across various countries & markets?
  2. How do you sell UX ideas from other countries & markets to stakeholders?
  3. What UX issues have you found when working on multilingual projects?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

 

This UXDiscuss will look at Mentoring a UX’er or how to shape the UX minds of tomorrow.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 22nd January 2015 ( 22/01/2015) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. How do you begin in your mentoring process? What steps do you follow?
  2. What are the books/sites/resources you would recommend to a junior UX’er?
  3. How much additional work do you estimate you do when mentoring another person?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss will look at  Style Guides – developing, maintaining and adhering to them.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on  15th January 2015 (15/01/2015) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What defines a great style guide?
  2. What examples have you seen of great style guides?
  3. How do you get users to use & adhere to style guides?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss will look at Your UX Resolutions for the year ahead.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 8 January 2015 (8/1/2015) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What are your UX resolutions for 2015?
  2. What do you think will be the key trends in UX during 2015?
  3. What UX events do you have on your calendar for this year?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss will look at UX on a budget or how to make the most of tools available on limited resources.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 18 December 2014 (18/12/2014) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What are your ‘go-to’ UX tools?
  2. Which free tools do you consider better than their payed equivalent?
  3. How you convince stakeholders to invest what little budget they have?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss will look at UX Portfolios and what to take into consideration when putting one together.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 11th December 2014 (11/12/2014) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What should a well rounded UX portfolio showcase?
  2. What examples have you seen of great UX portfolios?
  3. How do you make your UX portfolio stand out?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss will look at UX roles and the various misconceptions around them.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 4th December 2014 (4/12/2014) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What confusion or misconception have you found regarding UX roles?
  2. How do you explain your role when working with a new company or client?
  3. What’s your job title and how does this relate to your day-to-day work?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

This UXDiscuss event will look at empathy and how it relates to UX.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 27th November 2014 (27/11/2014) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What does empathy mean to you in relation to UX?
  2. How would you differentiate between empathy and understanding?
  3. Is empathy important if you have all the data?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

In order to get things moving for our first UX Discuss chat, we thought we would ask some questions on what everyone might like to get out of the discussions.

The first official #uxdiscuss will be held on 20th November 2014 (20/11/2014) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The first 3 questions:

  1. What would be your preferred structure for #UXDiscuss (format, number of questions, etc.)?
  2. Which areas of #UX (processes, tools, techniques, etc.) would you like to see covered on #UXDiscuss?
  3. Would you like to have well known guest contributors from the #UX industry doing Q&A sessions on #UXDiscuss?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!