Understanding systems behavior is an essential part of any UX strategist’s toolkit. In this talk, we'll introduce systems-thinking concepts that are of practical use to UX strategists in their day-to-day planning, organizing, and influencing. We discuss businesses as systems, or holoarchies, and introduce some simple, yet powerful tools for analyzing organizational stakeholders and creating influencing strategies.
Finally, we present User Experience (UX) itself as a meme for driving organizational renewal through innovation. We'll use several examples to illustrate how UX is a systems-thinking paradigm.
Learn how to transition from being an impotent, passive, holon subordinate to a regime-altering butterfly.
Presented by Liam Friedland & Jon Innes to the Silicon Valley IXDA group on 28 May 2014