Russ Unger

Author, Speaker Camp creator, and UX team leader

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Russ Unger is the Experience Design Director for 18F where he leads teams and projects in design and research. He is co­author of the books: A Project Guide to UX Design, Designing the Conversation, and Speaker Camp for New Riders (Voices That Matter). Russ is also working on a book … [full biography]

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    General UX Consulting

    I offer cradle-to-grave UX consulting services, from kick-off meetings through project completion and including some of your favorite activities and work products, such as requirements gathering, stakeholder interviews, site maps, wireframes, usability testing, competitive analysis, research, etc.

    Facilitation

    Facilitation skills are the foundation of every successful design practice, yet training on this core competency has been largely unavailable–until now. Learn how to improve facilitation skills and techniques so you can start to remove the guesswork in approaches to interacting with others and gain the focus needed to properly engage.

    Guerrilla / Rapid Design & Research

    Short on time or budget for your project? Who isn’t, right? There are a variety of effective research and design methods that can be put to use that don’t require a lot of time or money. Russ outlines a number of low-cost, yet powerful methods to help you and your teams!

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    Russ Unger

    Russ Unger is the Experience Design Director for 18F where he leads teams and projects in design and research. He is co­author of the books: A Project Guide to UX Design, Designing the Conversation, and Speaker Camp for New Riders (Voices That Matter). Russ is also working on a book on guerrilla design and research methods that is due out, well, sometime. Russ is co­founder of Chicago Camps, which hosts low­cost, high­value technology events in the Chicago area.