A handpicked selection of interesting articles for design, business and tech people. Enjoy!
Startup success formula
There are patterns common to all the San Francisco’s successful startups.
The Formula Behind San Francisco's Startup Success - Crunchbase News
Why has San Francisco's startup scene generated so many hugely valuable companies over the past decade? That's the…news.crunchbase.com
UX Artefacts: gain alignment within teams & companies
“Focus on how you’ll show value alignment visually to engage others in you organization in a conversation”
Business Odyssey: Story of a designer who became entrepreneur
Some great advices on how to become an entrepreneur.
“Who cares if your product affects 5,000 or 500,000? You’ll leave the world better than you found it. You can influence your surroundings. Creating something that wasn’t there before, the playful enthusiasm and perseverance of building things, that is entrepreneurship.”
Quantity vs. Quality in design decision
Having multiple design directions doesn’t guarantee the quality of the end-result. Instead, a good research at the base help narrow the the possibilities to a clearer viable design solution.
UX research reduces business risks
Why this reading list? Too often we stay in our comfort zone and reduce our vision to what we already know: Designers read design stuff, business folks read business articles. Makes sense? But in reality things are not so divided and domains of knowledge overlap all the time.
Thanks for reading!