I provide UX and design services for custom enterprise data products. I believe good design goes beyond data visualization and dashboards, and business success stems from the delivery of useful, usable, delightful experiences.
Better design can prevent an analytics-related intiative from becoming one of the 75%+ of "big data" projects that fail. Customers don't care how "big" the data is. But, they do care about user experience, and so good design strategy is good business strategy.
“One of the key capabilities Brian brought to the table was the ability to help us distinguish between "vanity" analytics and "actionable” analytics, so that our service’s data was always presented in a way to help users actually make better business decisions. In the end, the prospects to whom we showed Brian’s designs were wowed by the extremely clean and elegant presentation of our video analytics, and we got excellent feedback that this design was much better than the existing, highly established players in this space.
My consultancy specializes in design and UX strategy for custom enterprise data products and applications. Client deliverables vary with each Service Offering but may include:
- Advice (audits, advisory services, etc)
- Strategy (clarifying business and user goals, roadmaps, sprint planning, use case development, and especially problem definition and exploration)
- Process review (is your development process helping or hurting the delivery of good UX?)
- UX research (e.g. usability studies and user interviews)
- Sketching and workflow diagrams (low-fidelity design)
- Visual / UI design / data visualization improvements
We can discuss which activities are relevant to the Service Offering you're interested in during your free consultation call.
Past Clients and Companies I've Worked With
“When Brian came on board, he helped us significantly accelerate our design efforts and meet our major enterprise clients’ expectations and deadlines. We have gotten a lot of mileage out of his work, and we've received good responses from our customers. I can’t recommend him enough.
Not ready to work with me yet?
Join my mailing list or download my free Designing for Analytics Self-Assessment Guide containing nine key design strategies that non-designers and business leaders can begin to apply today. You'll also get a free subscription to my weekly Insights mailing list.