Tag Archives: Customer Experience

It’s Not About the Desk

Fourteen years ago Bernard Charlès, CEO of Dassault Systèmes had a vision for improving the processes through which innovation could be inspired. Today Dassault Systèmes products and practices enable clients to design life like three dimensional prototypes and simulate real … Continue reading

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The Epicenter of Your Project: The Customer

Equipped with green screens, function key navigation and unforgiving error messages, the claims system I was charged with training my colleagues was complex to navigate for even the most experienced users.  “Be patient with yourself” was the reminder I often … Continue reading

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

(Republished from previous blog October 2010) Before anyone had taken the stage, I knew that hearing from leaders like Jim Collins, A.G. Lafley and Jack Welch would certainly make for a memorable experience. Candid, wise and gutsy these lauded management … Continue reading

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Four Steps to Video Success on the Web

Video is becoming the new ‘photograph’ on more and more web sites.  Being an interaction designer interested in optimizing customer experiences on the web, I’ve been doing some research on video web standards. One stop on my research trail was … Continue reading

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Does Search Engine Optimization Really Matter?

I’ve had the pleasure of spending time with James Lambert, owner of JBLConnect talking innovation and technology.  A recognized search engine optimization (SEO) guru, he graciously agreed to be a guest blogger and provide some insight on the real value of SEO. by James Lambert When … Continue reading

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Familiar Packaging Design Impacts Customer Experience

There’s a customer experience associated with just about everything. What people think and how they feel while they interact with a product, technology or process shapes their customer experience – positive or negative. In this example, George explains how his … Continue reading

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Ice Tea Anyone?

En route to what was likely going to be an exciting but long evening, my niece’s high school graduation, we decided to make a quick stop at a Burger King to grab a snack and beverage. Passionate about usability and … Continue reading

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Brand and Expectation

I recently had the privilege of blogging with Jim Estill at World Innovation Forum (#WIF11).  As we chatted at the end of day one about the impact of brand on customer expectations, I asked Jim if he’d share some of … Continue reading

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What Type of Innovation Does Your Organization Need Now?

As day two of the HSM World Innovation Forum  in NYC progressed, I began thinking about how valuable the framework within which I think about innovation has become in filtering elements related to this vast concept.  The framework enables me to … Continue reading

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Is this Relationship Over?

Often companies realize a software application or web site they’ve developed for their customers’ is not what their customers would have designed for themselves.  In many cases this realization occurs after going to production.  As a result, customers are left … Continue reading

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