UX & UI - Module 2 Part B - Trish Nguyen

1) WHAT I LEARNED

  • Technical Area:
    • learned how to create and use personas
    • learned how to use Miro together to build personas
  • Tools: STEM-Away forum, Miro
  • Soft Skills:
    • break down research data and users’ wants to build personas
    • empathize with users’ needs out of a product

2) THREE ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Learned how to analyze research methods and use them to build personas.
  • Learned about how to empathize and analyze stakeholders through personas.
  • Exposed to new technical application for Miro.

3) TASKS COMPLETED

  • Researched accurate statistics and applied those to personas.
  • Used research data and empathy maps to practice persona building.
  • Practiced building two personas within Miro.

4) CHALLENGES

  • Ensuring I had included all necessary elements for the persona was tricky, as I had to make sure to thoroughly and accurately represent a group of stakeholders. Choosing the correct statistics to use was a bit difficult.