Designers like to be heroes. We think our job is to use our vision to solve the world’s design problems, all by ourselves but those days are over. Jeff Gothelf (Lean UX) points out that in agile environments there is no space for heroes. Why? Lean UX is based on teamwork. Everyone involved in a project should come to the table and … Continue reading Hiring a design hero is not a good idea
The World Economic Forum’s Report on Global Competitiveness for 2012-13 sees Norway’s lack of competitiveness as an obstacle to future growth. Its ageing workforce, coupled with inflexible labor rules compound the problem. The report ranked three out of the four Nordic nations, namely Sweden, Norway and Finland, in the bottom twentieth percentile of the 144 countries surveyed … Continue reading Is Oslo recruiting foreign talent?