Is UX a Cult? by Kathi Kaiser
Usability Professionals' Association 2011 Conference IGNITE session
Is UX a Cult?
Kathi Kaiser evaluates the cult-like elements of the User Experience profession.
Slides at http://www.slideshare.net/Centralis/is-user-experience-a-cult
Kathi Kaiser is co-founder and partner at Centralis, a leading Chicago-based user experience firm. As a researcher, Kathi provides rich insight into user behavior. As a designer, she applies that insight to creating products that help users accomplish their goals while ensuring businesses meet their objectives. Kathi’s experience spans fifteen years, featuring engagements global clients including Sony, LexisNexis and Warner Bros. She is an authority on user-centered design, serving as adjunct faculty at the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Institute of Design. Kathi holds a Master's degree from the University of Chicago and a BA from Georgetown University.