User Adoption Podcast

About this Podcast

The User Adoption Podcast provides interviews about improving user adoption. Hosted by Henrik de Gyor, this is a weekly series where he interviews well known user adoption professionals like Renee Larson, Jessica Bell van der Wal, Rachel Orston, and Jeff Patton.

Subscribe to User Adoption Podcast today and receive each of the weekly episodes now through the coming year since there are over 50 episodes already recorded. Please rate, review and share alike. If people like it, there will be many more episodes beyond September 2019. BTW, the User Adoption Book will be released in the coming days too and this will have so much more.

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You Need to Be a Problem Solver

About This Podcast

Jeff Patton speaks about his experience, career tips, worst career moments, career highlights, and the future of I.T.

He explains why you need to spend time with the end users of software systems, why jobs in I.T. are a good choice, and why you need to try new things until you find what your passion is.

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Jeff’s Thoughts On Garrett’s Elements of User Experience

My take on Garrett’s popular Elements of User Experience model coupled with tactical advice for: creating models to better understand your users, improving your software’s usability, and improving your applications’ visual design.

Garrett’s Elements of User Experience

Jeff Patton’s Tactical Advice

User Interface Design, User Centered Design, Interaction Design, Information Architecture, Visual Design, Human Computer Interaction, and Usability Engineering – what do all these terms mean? And exactly what do you need to do to improve your users’ experience with your software? Now more than ever the quality of user experience separates the successful software products from the failures.

Effectively leveraging advanced user interactions such as Ajax requires a fundamental knowledge of user experience processes and techniques.

In this tutorial you’ll learn what User Experience specialists do and how you can leverage Ux approaches to improve the quality of user interface in your software.


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Other Useful Information

Story Mapping for UX Practitioners Virtual Seminar

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UIE Story Mapping Seminar pageThis virtual seminar was broadcast in September 2011 by Jared Spool’s UIE. Here story mapping is described from a user experience practitioner’s perspective. But, between us, it’s pretty much the same thing.

Navigate to UIE to see more details and watch the seminar. Warning, that if you’re not already a member, you may need to shell out a little cash to get access…but not too much. And, you can get access to tons of other valuable content.

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