Can jobs-to-be-done replace "Front End Developer"?
Listen now (6 min) | The “front end” is pretty nebulous. What makes a good front end developer? Its definitions, and so its answers, are all over the p…
Michael Schofield
The Temporal Midpoint of the Sprint
Listen now (4 min) | The two-week sprint is totally arbitrary. We adopt the convention without really questioning the wisdom, but by such dogma of what…
Michael Schofield
The Service Reactor
Listen now (4 min) | We pitch this idea of operational user research as a means to scale and democratize user experience design practice across an orga…
Michael Schofield
Spark Joy
Listen now (33 min) | In this episode of Metric: the UX Podcast, we talk about how we deal with signal overload and notification fatigue in our design …
Michael Schofield
What UX Can Learn from Ouija Boards
Listen now (30 min) | In this episode of Metric: the UX Podcast, we investigate what ouija boards and World War 1 teach us about design solutions, that…
Michael Schofield
In Austin last week I taught a workshop around practical, low-fi, low-overhead strategic design and research techniques used to understand service as a…
Michael Schofield
Questions UXers should ask in Job Interviews
Listen now (32 min) | In this episode of Metric, we talk about questions UXers should ask during job interviews, and what about that interview or organ…
Michael Schofield
Last week, WebAIM published a damning accessibility analysis of the top 1,000,000 homepages that I interpret as accessibility's "observer's paradox." B…
Michael Schofield
Thirsty UXers
Listen now (29 min) | How do you get the experience you need -- or want -- to take that next step in your career? In this episode of Metric: the User E…
Michael Schofield
French Creek Freddie
Listen now (31 min) | What can regional ground hogs teach us about UX design? In this episode of Metric, we talk about designing services and products …
Michael Schofield
The Persona Zoo
Listen now (33 min) | In this episode of Metric, we pick up where we left off in 65: Mazes and Monsters and hit the user archetypes known as whales, fi…
Michael Schofield
Mazes and Monsters
Listen now (41 min) | This episode of Metric is about tabletop game design and play testing. Enter the awkward ass world of Michael explaining to Tim h…
Michael Schofield