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Richard Alvarez
UX Practice Lead

Richard is an UX leader with more than 30 years of experience in the corporate, agency, and start-up environments.

He continually strives for collaborative UX thinking and streamlined UX processesin the constantly evolving digital space. Richard works closely with his team and with our clients to develop innovative solutions.

His prior professional experience includes key leadership roles at Method Engine, Brintannica.com, and Jack Morton. I co-founded CafeXplorer, LLC, a cloud-based suite of tools bringing scheduled live-streaming events to brands. I’m the author of the first book on Adobe’s Generator Flash and I’ve taught New Media courses at Northwestern University.

LATEST EXPERT INSIGHTS
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UX Audit: Modernizing Your App for Increased Engagement
Richard Alvarez

Today’s savvy digital citizens have very high expectations. According to a study by Salesforce: 84% of customers consider the user experience of a company’s digital...

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Divergent vs. Convergent: Finding the Right Balance
Richard Alvarez

User Experience (UX) is all about understanding their needs and providing solutions in the digital products we design. We lean on Design Thinking in our daily problem-solving work...

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Understanding the UX Design Process
Richard Alvarez

Impactful user experiences do not just delight, but also improve our users lives by directly addressing the issues they face. The UX design process is a series of iterative steps...