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Episode 8: Brian Morrison on the Homerun Power of UX

Let’s say you’re an up and coming UX pro and dream of becoming a UX powerhouse at your company. What’s your path to power? Welcome to Episode 08 of The Chris Miller Show, a UX podcast series detailing and demystifying the growing UX profession.  In this episode, Chris speaks with Brian Morrison, the Creative and Marketing Director […]

Episode 7: Vivek Gupta on the Path to UX Bliss

In episode 7 of The Chris Miller Show, Chris speaks with Vivek Gupta, a senior UX lead, manager, and consultant. The conversation starts with Vivek sharing how UX designers, architects, and strategists should approach their work. He then dives into the essence of good UX almost as if he was describing a better way to live […]

Episode 6: Ryan Rosenberg on the Primary Purpose of UX

On each episode of The Chris Miller Show, Chris speaks with a different UX expert on how they define and apply UX at work. Through these one-on-one casual conversations, Chris hopes to uncover the mystery and clear up the confusion around this advancing topic. In episode 6, Chris interviews Ryan Rosenberg of Sanofi, a global […]

Episode 5: Bridget Lyons on the UX Design Continuum

The Chris Miller Show showcases top UX design experts and explores the many hiring and job complexities of this advancing field.  Determined to better understand this somewhat vague and all-encompassing term, Chris searches for answers in these podcasts. After listening to his latest episode, we sense he’s getting closer to the true meaning behind UX […]

Episode 4: Aaron Usiskin on the #1 UX Skill

The Chris Miller Show is in its fourth episode of speaking with top UX experts about the various complexities of this advancing field.   Chris’s fourth guest is Aaron Usiskin, a consultant at ETS specializing in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning UX.  Listen in as Chris and Aaron uncover the #1 UX skill. According to […]

Don’t Miss These 5 Job Hunting Slam Dunks

Yes, it’s a strong job market for applicants. But, even if you’re “the one”, you’ll forever be competing with less qualified applicants. It’s a bit like you’re the top-seeded team playing the first round of a tournament.  Your goal is to avoid the upset! Think about it; you’re the most experienced applicant but still miss […]

Top Three Ways Your Recruiting Process Can Avoid Blind Spots.

Today’s hiring managers must adapt to two constant challenges: Creative talent shortages and competitive counter-offers. The managerial response must include developing insight into the hiring process via artificial intelligence tools and platforms. This demands market-driven high speed decisions, while overcoming digital complexity. Because of this, on any given day, even the savviest hiring manager might […]

Look Who Just Launched a Boston-based Creative Services Company.

After tremendous growth and success within the IT and Financial Services fields, Syntagma has opened a new operating company focused solely on the creative services space within Boston.  We look forward to great things as we continue to grow offerings to our valued customers in the commonwealth. Our focus is to compliment our fast growing […]

Your Boss Texts, “Send CPH by EOD”. What’s Your Reply?

Cost-per-hire (CPH) is the primary metric for analyzing your recruiting program’s budget allocation and overall effectiveness. Of all your 2018 recruiting data points, your cost-per-hire (CPH) will likely have the most influence on next year’s recruiting budgets and strategies. To calculate CPH, you simply add up your hiring cost structures for a given time period […]

Three Ways to Fail Your Job Interview

As Managing Director of Syntagma Group, Rachel Howell advises Financial Services candidates on interview strategies. Over the years she’s seen her share of interview mishaps and has shared her top three ways to fail an initial interview.