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“Taking Improv From The Stage To The Workplace”

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Hi Everyone! It’s been a little while but we’re back for another article review. For this week’s blog post I’m reviewing the article: “Taking Improv From The Stage To The Workplace” by April Dudash – @AprilDudash for @WorkingAtDuke As always the articles we review may or may not directly talk about User Experience and that’s […]

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Connect Tech Recap!

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Jim and I would like to first thank Connect Tech for having us speak at the conference, thank you Pratik (@prpatel) and Vincent (@vincentmayers)! The two of us had a great time giving our talk and meeting people before and after…and running attendees through some fun improv exercises! I got to see some great talks […]

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“Silicon Valley’s cure for awkward geeks? Improv”

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For this week’s blog post I’m reviewing the article: “Silicon Valley’s cure for awkward geeks? Improv” by Wendy Lee – @thewendylee As always the articles we review may or may not directly talk about User Experience and that’s OK. What Jim and I will do with our article reviews is pull out the main improvisational […]

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The Health Benefits of Practicing Improv

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In this week’s blog post I’m going to review the article: “The Health Benefits of Practicing Improv” by Kristine Crane – @CraneKristine As always the articles we review may or may not directly talk about User Experience and that’s OK. What Jim and I will do with our article reviews is pull out the main […]

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“Develop improv comedy skills to succeed in business”

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Article review! Article review! In this week’s blog post I’m going to review the article: “Develop improv comedy skills to succeed in business” by Bill Connolly – @billconnolly As always the articles we review may or may not directly talk about User Experience and that’s OK. What Jim and I will do with our article […]

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“Could Improv Troupes Become The New Creative Department?”

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This is the first of, hopefully, many reviews of articles that mesh the worlds of improvisation and business. The articles may or may not have to do with User Experience and that’s OK. What Jim and I will do with our article reviews is pull out the main improvisational theme being referenced and give another […]

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Digital Summit ATL Reflections – Part 2

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Today I wanted to go over another instance at the Digital Summit ATL conference where I saw Improvisation and what it teaches cross over into UX and Design (or is it the other way around?). I went to the Round-table: UX and Design Trends featuring: PANELISTS: Michael Salamon | Director of Experience & Principal, Lousy […]

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Digital Summit Atlanta Reflections – Part 1

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I attended Digital Summit Atlanta on May on May 24th and May 25th 2016 and I had a couple of takeaways that I feel relate Improvisation to the land of UX and Design. The first takeaway was related to the excellent talk given by Austin Knight titled “Design is Not Art”. The original blog post […]

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We Did It!!!

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This is a bit belated but THANK YOU to everyone who came out to amUX for our first talk on ImprovUX. Everyone at the talk was energized and enjoyed the exercises and skills the exercises focused on. We hope all of you had as much fun doing them (in addition to the learning) as we did […]