Therese Fessenden

NN/g Nielsen Norman Group


Therese Fessenden is a User Experience Specialist with Nielsen Norman Group, host of the NN/g UX Podcast, and manager of the Online Seminar program.

 Remote Design Workshops with Therese Fessenden

Episode 2 (29 min listen)

In this episode:

     - Avoiding Zoom Fatigue and why Van Halen is the best rock band

     - How to handle the biggest challenges of a remote workshop

     - The single most important piece of advice for preparing for a remote workshop

     - Determining optimal remote group size and when to use breakout sessions

     - Proving to your boss that design workshops are worth doing

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John ZeratskySPRINT, Make Time

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Jeff GothelfLean UX Author

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Carie DavisYour Ideas are Terrible, Coca-Cola

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Justin KimePrioritzing Customer Experience

Michael ManrossWhy other initiatives get prioritized over CX

Jason FriedClustering Requests to Produce Themes

Jon ArnoldThe most meaningful 2 1/2 things in the designer/developer relationship

Gavin GregoryBringing developers into the design process early creates alignment

Aaron LerchWhy designers and developers need to invest in being equal partners

Alex BillingsleyHow to get designers and developers on the same page

Kenn Pascasio Having a shared understanding of the user

Jen BurkusGetting and Keeping Good People

Adam YaleThe outlook for product design in a remote world

Jason FriedWhy people leave and why that's ok