When should your company hire a UX designer?

We discuss the pros and cons of hiring a UX team member vs. bringing in a consultant vs. just doing the work yourselves. How does…

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Should UXers get a PhD?

People often ask whether it’s a good idea to get a PhD to become a better UX researcher. It’s a tough question: is advanced education really more valuable than spending that time learning on the job? We recently tackled this topic in a discussion panel…

How to break into UX (and be successful once you have)

An interview with Elizabeth Chesters and Omar Akhtar. Right now, it feels like a lot of people are trying to kickstart their career in UX—whether that means starting out from scratch, or making the switch from another discipline (and no, I’m not just talking about dubious agencies rebranding their design teams…