All Case Studies Design Development Interviews Our Way Project Management
Effective communication with clients is as important to a product designer’s success as their design-related skills. You simply can’t overlook the importance of your ability to understand the client’s vision, communicate on their level, and present your ideas in a way that makes them excited to see them in action. Over the years of working on projects across many wildly different industries, Netguru’s team of product designers has gathered a number of rules to follow to ensure good communication.
Read more
A typical day at Netguru looks as follows: One team is building an app for one of the biggest banks in Europe. Another team is working with Volkswagen to help them create a unique customer experience for their first boutique store. Yet another team is sitting at one table with a group of designers and developers experienced in creating cutting-edge unmanned ground vehicles.
Read more
The role of a UX designer in development process is often unclear. They may seem to only create boring boxes and arrows, but, in fact, these are tools that help to push the digital product in the right direction.
Read more
Once a year, at the beginning of spring, I used to open my wardrobe and start cleaning. Beside being a valuable mental exercise (removing unused stuff gives us a fresh start) it is also a great opportunity to understand that we very often make buying decisions in the heat of the moment. Every year, spring after spring, I look in the mirror and ask myself - Wojciech...why? Why do you buy so many useless things? Is it really about clothes? Or maybe it’s because of the patterns and illustrations that are printed on them...
Read more
Have you ever visited a website, only to leave it because you couldn’t easily find what you were looking for? It’s highly likely, and you’re not alone. A survey conducted by Hubspot, revealed that over 75% of consumers feel the most important factor in a website’s design, is that the website makes it easy for them to find what they want.
Read more
We have seen it before. You’ve got a bold idea for a great digital product. Who do you need? Probably a product designer first, who will craft the product and make it look great. Then, a developer, of course, or a team of them to cover your front-end and back-end needs and to implement designs. And a Project Manager, your key to meeting the deadlines and everything being great.
Read more
Eric Ries’ 2011 book The Lean Startup placed the idea of the lean enterprise in the mainstream. It was Ries who popularised concepts such as the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and pivoting, which are now essential things everyone in business, from startup owners to business school students, should know.
Read more
The ICO industry continues to attract a lot of attention. In 2017 only, blockchain companies raised close to $4 billion. More companies are deciding to fund their business ideas using ICO tokens, and Herdius is one of them. The Berlin-based startup has chosen to raise capital through an ICO as a promising alternative to traditional venture capital funding. They needed to find a way to attract and convince investors to their idea.
Read more
Have you ever wondered what makes some products successful while others are not? What is the silver bullet for having a popular app? I bet you did. Obviously, there are many factors that determine your success. I will try to shed some light on them from the product design perspective.
Read more
No matter where you are with your business, it is driven by your decisions. You may already know this, but what exactly is it that gives you the urge to turn right, and not left – or to take a few steps back instead of going further at any cost? Is it just a gut feeling or are your decisions powered by more measurable pieces of information?
Read more
Need a successful project?
Estimate project or contact us