User Experience Design Bootcamp
11

Saturday, 11 May

10 am – 5 pm CDT

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$195 USD
Regular Ticket
$195 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

User Experience Design Bootcamp

Kole Hainz Photo


Product Manager, Yello

11

Saturday, 11 May

10 am – 5 pm CDT

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$195 USD
Regular Ticket
$195 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

As technology changes and more media outlets compete for customers’ time, providing an enjoyable experience is critical to both attracting and keeping users. This class aims to demystify UX by giving a practical and simple introduction to what UX is while also explaining some of its core concepts of usability. This is a field that affects all areas of business — prepare to dip your toes into an ocean of new concepts and ideas that will enlighten your perspective on the human-computer interaction experience.

This workshop is a part of our third-annual Career Camp, a series of workshops and inspiring events that will help you’ll connect with industry experts and learn how to boost your career, land your next gig or kickstart the process of making a career change. Learn more about what’s in store for Career Camp here!

Please note that by RSVPing for this event you are agreeing to receive communications from Career Camp partners.

Takeaways

  • Practice the design thinking methods and strategies that lead to successful products.
  • Understand how UX fits into your team's workflow.
  • Gain knowledge of the terminology of UX Design along with useful tips and resources (i.e. How to become a UX Designer).
  • Hands-on exercises including: research, scenarios, personas, card sorting, user flows, prototyping, and user testing.
  • Practice your collaboration, brainstorming, and sketching skills

Preparation

Laptop & cell phone are recommended. Nothing else required!

About the Instructor

Kole Hainz Photo

Product Manager,
Yello

Kole Hainz is a Product Manager at Yello—the leading provider of talent acquisition and relationship management software. Kole has over 8 years’ experience creating enterprise software solutions used daily by companies ranging from Nordstrom to Grainger as well as consumer-facing applications for clients including Starbucks, L’Oréal and Twitter.

Kole came to product management by way of user experience design, by way of development, by way of journalism. Using his multifaceted background and broad experience, he takes a user-centric approach to managing his product teams and steering his products’ direction.

When not obsessing over his products’ success metrics, he can be found biking all over Chicago, trying to learn German and waiting for Carly Rae Jepsen’s new album.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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