Watch out!High risk of infection:the “visual virus” at work.May 16, 2013Britta UllrichSenior UX Manager
About my multiple personalities…Senior UX Manager2I do qualitative research to findout what makes our users tick,what their needs are, and howthey rate XING.
About my multiple personalities…Senior UX Manager3Singing BowlsI give sound massages to enhancerelaxation, in particular amongpeople that tend to get tangledup in their thoughts.
About my multiple personalities…Senior UX Manager4Singing Bowls Visual FacilitatorI teach adults basic drawing skillsthat they can use at work!My vision is to spread the visualvirus all over the world!
1. Understand why visualswork @ work2. See some hands-on examples3. A treasure chest of secret tipsWhat’s in it for you…
You might be asked…YES!Drawingat work?Source: customsouthparks.com
It changed the way we work…“I focus evenmore onstorylines.”CPO“I now draw a lot, whichmakes my work so much moreenjoyable.”Communication Designer“My moderation style has beenturned on its head. It’s great funfor everyone inv0lved,including myself.”Senior Human Resources Manager & Agile Admirer
And it changed the way my colleaguesthink about UX…“I still admire people who cansketch in real time.” :-)CPO“I am even moreimpressed by whatthey do.”Team Lead Community Management“I was impressed with the UXteam’s competence (not that Idoubted it before ;-)) and it gaveme more insights into the kindof work they’re involved in.”Senior Manager Quality Assurance
Food for thought…Visuals @ work…1. …enhance understanding, focus, & memory!2. …are not about art but ideas – draw quickly!3. …increase fun and appreciation levels!