Human Behavior


I’ve blogged on this topic twice before and I’m trying something new that I wanted to share. I’ve seen some recruiters and hiring managers on LinkedIn saying everybody should do design challenges, you have to “earn” the right to work here, etc. And I’ve always advised people to not do design challenges except for specific […]

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How do you gather people together? You and some of your friends want to go on a hike. How do you coordinate that? You have lots of options… Facebook post Facebook Messenger Facebook event Email SMS WhatsApp Signal Telegram Meetup.com Semaphor Discord Slack HipChat/Stride Twist Trello board And probably more. So how do you do […]

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Today’s blog post is a guest post from Jillian Ashley Blair Ivey at Jilletante Creative. You can follow her on Medium. Saying goodbye to a beloved pet is awfully hard. Saying goodbye to a beloved pet and then having a company’s overseas social media team say something insensitive about it just adds insult to injury. […]

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I’ve been leaning on Google Translate a lot to help me as I learn Italian. But I noticed something that’s a major fail. In English, if you want to say you’re back (you have returned), you can say, “I’m back.” If someone says that, we don’t know if they’re male or female just from hearing […]

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Another thing I see trending is Conversational Commerce… shopping by voice. When Google Homes started getting hot in 2017, I saw lots of articles about how you were going to shop by voice. Same happened when people bought Amazon Echo and similar products. Amazon wanted you to imagine reordering laundry detergent by telling Alexa. Do […]

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