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DesignUser Experience
April 25, 2018

Learning Experiences

I think as children we have a natural curiosity and willingness to learn. Learning something new can be more of a challenge for adults. Do you find yourself in a…
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DesignUser Experience
May 3, 2018

Design for Environments: UX in Nature

Now that spring is here I think we all want to spend more time outside. We know our spring and summers are short so we all want to enjoy the…
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DesignUser Experience
May 17, 2018

What is a Natural User Interface?

A natural user interface or NUI is an interface that uses natural human behaviour such as touch, gesture and voice to execute commands. Natural user interfaces allow users to interact…
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DesignUser Experience
November 20, 2017

UX Myths

There is no point in having fabulous, sparkling content, if your learners have to wade through monotonous or confusing user interfaces. Assuming a learner knows how to use the interface…
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DesignUser Experience
October 24, 2017

Why People Run Away from Training

Training can be something employees want and yet they refuse to participate in. Many people want to learn and be up to date in their profession, but ask them to…
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DesignUser Experience
October 11, 2017

Types of Learners

Everyone has different motivations and learning styles when it comes to learning. Understanding who they are is part of designing great learning experiences. Here are some types of learners you…
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Design
September 28, 2017

Brand Lift Off

Counter Design Studio is a UX Design, strategy and creative firm dedicated to creating inspired learning experiences. We integrate user research, UX methodologies and analytics with learning strategies to build…
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DesignUser Experience
August 15, 2017

Why Vacations Are Good Learning Experiences

It’s mid‐august and sadly the summer is coming to a close. But that doesn’t have to mean the possibility of spending some vacation time is out of the question. If…
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DesignUser Experience
July 18, 2017

Why User Stories Matter

Somewhere a door closes. My head is heavy and I’m not sure if I’m awake or dreaming. As I struggle to focus, I determine the sound of the closing door…
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