Welcome to the companion website for A Project Guide to UX Design. Authors Russ Unger & Carolyn Chandler will periodically update the website with additional information related to the book. You can also find the bonus chapter “A Brief Guide to Meetings” and additional reference materials from the book.
Thanks for stopping by–and thanks for reading!
–Russ & Carolyn
Russ Unger is a User Experience professional in the Chicago area. He is co-author of the book “A Project Guide to UX Design” for Peachpit Press (Voices That Matter) and is co-authoring the book “Designing the Conversation” with Dan Willis and Brad Nunnally, as well as book on guerrilla research methods with Todd Zaki Warfel due out well, sometime. Russ is also on the Advisory Board for the Department of Web Design and Development at Harrington College of Design.
Carolyn Chandler is the Director of Experience Services for Manifest Digital, a full-service, Interactive Marketing Agency in Chicago, IL. She is a perpetual student of the human condition, with a keen interest in the grand variety of cultures found online and off. Her leadership helps teams land innovative, rewarding solutions.
Carolyn’s work involves directing the translation of processes from theoretical and complex to concrete and accessible, utilizing skills in team and project management, information architecture, interaction design, usability engineering, content strategy, and product management.
She has over 10 years of experience in interface design in a variety of industries. This has involved working closely with Account Executives, Product Managers, Business Analysts, Graphic Designers, and Developers, in addition to directly managing teams of User Experience professionals. Carolyn has employed usability engineering techniques, such as usability testing and user needs analyses, for eCommerce sites, informational Internet and Intranet sites, and software applications, and has actively developed user advocates within each organization.