4 Parallels Between UX Design & Food

4 Parallels Between UX Design & Food

By Mona Patel March 3, 2020 This article was originally published on November 3, 2016 at HuffPost.com. The original article can be found here. As the leader of  a creative agency, I encourage my team to think outside of “outside the box.” Our clients look to us for...
4 Culture Hacks To Become A More Empathetic Leader

4 Culture Hacks To Become A More Empathetic Leader

By Mona Patel February 18, 2020 This article was originally published on July 28, 2017 at YFSMagazine.com. The original article can be found here. My office bookshelves and Kindle library are chock-full of management and leadership books. I’ve used insights from these...
How to Best Define UX Strategy?

How to Best Define UX Strategy?

By: Motivate Design February 18, 2020 In the User Experience (UX) community, there’s an ongoing debate about how to best define UX strategy. Is it something that’s best characterized by an approach or philosophy you bring to doing design work? Or is it more...
3 Ways to Find Forgotten Innovation

3 Ways to Find Forgotten Innovation

by Mona Patel September 3, 2019 This article was originally published on September 3, 2015 at AlleyWatch.com. The original article can be found here.   The best and brightest teams can be rendered uninspired, stumped, scared and maybe even lazy when faced with a...
The TED Talks We Can’t Stop Talking About

The TED Talks We Can’t Stop Talking About

by Lauren Solnosky August 19, 2019 Since 1984, TED has been sharing ideas and spreading them like wildfire, usually in the form of short powerful “talks.” Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have probably seen one or two (or fifty) with a speaker standing,...