Articles by Christina York

Photo of ChristinaChristina York started her career in UX as an information architect more than eleven years ago, but very quickly fell in love with user research. While she currently operates as a manager for an in-house UX team and as UXPA Conference co-chair, she still keeps her research skills fresh by practicing observation skills during meetings, doing ethnographic studies of colleagues’ desks, and running social experiments in the office without permission. Sometimes she Tweets it out as @UXtina.

To Boldly Go Where No Observer Has Gone Before: Sci-Fi Movies for UX Practice

Photo of Sulu from Star Trek

Observation skills are important for UX professionals, and lead to creative insights. Science fiction films offer an opportunity to practice these skills and best practices. [Read More]