Jeff Muller

A talented UX designer and self-described curmudgeon, Jeff leverages his strong background in industrial design to solve creative challenges. When he’s not creating, he’s most likely off disagreeing with someone.


Blog  •  October 17, 2016  •  By Jeff Muller  •  UX  •  UX, UX Design
Phrases like make it pop, wow factor, have fun with it, and jazz it up sound like nails on a chalkboard to a designer. They are meaningless buzzwords, no different than “synergy,” “diversify” or “innovation” — words that get thrown around so often in business. “Designers are missionaries for art within the world of business.” — anonymous While it’s on designers to learn the language of business in order to explain design decisions, giving them more usable feedback will improve communication and result in better refinement. Embracing design as a core competency means non-designer...
Blog  •  March 17, 2014  •  By Jeff Muller  •  UX  •  UX, UX Design
Have you ever walked into a bank and wondered "what might be the best way rob this place?" Do you walk up inconspicuously to the teller and hand them a note that says, “If you don’t give me all the money in the drawer, I’m going to blow up my underwear and take all of you with me?” On the other hand, if you go in guns blazing, which guard should you take out first? Perhaps you might have just walked into a convenience store and thought, “hmm how can I get away with stealing these gummy bears?” Do you hide it in your pocket or purse? Maybe you just simply walk out the door in plain sight...