Plus secrets of design leadership from Stanley Wood of Spotify, how to increase conversion with empathetic UX, and more!
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InVision App This week at InVision APR. 17 - APR. 21, 2017
 
 

Are personas ruining your product?

 

UX Designer Chris Thelwell gives 2 big reasons why you should stop using personas.

 
IT'S NOTHING PERSONAL
 
 
 

Secrets of design leadership from Stanley Wood of Spotify

 

Stanley Wood shares what he learned from visiting 20 top companies in the software industry.

 
LEAD ALL ABOUT IT
 
 
 

Lessons learned scaling design teams

 

Aarron Walter on hiring top talent, letting go of your LEGOs, and more.

 
YOU'VE GOT SCALE
 
 
 

Increase conversion with empathetic UX

 

Empathize and emotionally connect with your users to improve UX and boost conversion.

 
I'M ALL EARS
 
 
 

4 things I learned designing an AR app for NASA

 

Designer Olivia Cabello shares some UX best practices for augmented reality apps.

 
SPACE JAM
 
 
 

How to become a UX consultant

 

We’ll learn battle-tested tips on how to become a UX consultant and champion design within an organization.

 
BE THE CHANGE
 
 
 

High Resolution podcast with Luke Woods of Facebook

 

Luke Woods discusses leading a team that designs for 2 billion users, how he got to his position, and what he thinks the role of designers and design is in a contentious political climate.

 
IN WOOD COMPANY
 
 
 

Win this design: Ryan Putnam

 

Click through for a chance to win this “design makes everything possible” shirt by Ryan Putnam.

 
DO YOU FEEL LUCKY?
 
 
 
Our favorite design links this week
 
OkCupid in NYC wants you as their new Product Designer—via Authentic Jobs
 
 
 
A proven method for showing the value of good UX
 
 
 
Typography can make or break your design: a process for choosing type
 
 
 
Jaime Derringer, founder of Design Milk, discusses having clarity on your hobbies versus your job and getting a handle on her anxiety on Heroine podcast
 
 
 
44 completely free photo resources for designers
 
 
 
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