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Psychology for Designers - Thinking Fast and Thinking Slow

BY Chris Massey on February 6, 2017

Joe Leech is a UX consultant and author of the book Psychology for Designers, and he splits his time between doing huge amounts of research, advising companies on design strategy, and rolling his sleeves up and actually doing design work himself. In this energetic talk at ProductTank London, Joe gives some real-world examples from his […] Read more »

Decision-Making And Desirable Products

BY Chris Massey on December 12, 2016

David Hawdale is an Experience Architect with a background in experimental psychology and cognitive science. At ProductTank London, David unpacked the science of decision making and suggests that Product Managers can make their products more appealing by designing with the ‘moment of decision’ in mind. System 1 and System 2 What do we know about […] Read more »

Cultivating Product Mindfulness

BY Chris Massey on May 13, 2016

Simon Norris has over 20 years’ experience in bringing his psychology background to bear in running digital businesses. After his first 6 years working at the digital cutting edge for brands and corporations, he has focussed consistently on the experience that technology and businesses provide their customers, and took to the stage in London’d February ProductTank […] Read more »

Designing Emotion

BY Chris Massey on February 10, 2016

We want to make people not just want, but love our brands – in doing so, we are focussing on “designing emotion”, but the way we understand emotion tends to be very limited. Julie Jenson Bennett dives into how our shifting understanding of emotion should be changing the way we design products, starting with the […] Read more »