Experience Theme Tool

What guides an Experience Designer? What criteria governs the design? Designing or conceptualizing an experience for customers, patients, clients or guests requires more than designing the stage, scenery and props, it entails full conceptualization of flow, form and purpose. These elements can be easily over-looked during the long design process causing a design to get …

Business of Emotion

What business are you in? What are you selling? A Little History: For the past 15 years, I have been actively involved in the Experience Economy and its principles originally expressed by Joe Pine and Jim Gilmore from their book, 'The Experience Economy.' Over the course of time, I have met some incredible business leaders and fascinating ambassadors of the Experience …

Beyond the Capture

Over the years I have connected with some wonderful and creative graphic recorders and graphic facilitators. I have seen them work as small as a 8.5x11 and as big as 5ft x 20ft. Each with a unique talent and style. This is what makes this profession so intriguing and wonderful. Yet there is still something …

Elixirs, Fixers and Snake Oil Mixers

Experiences, Experiences, Experiences! It's what everyone is taking about these days. Customer experiences, patient experiences, employee experiences and even user experiences. They seem to come in all shapes and sizes. The strange thing is, there appear to be so many "Experience Designers" and "Experience Specialist" it's almost as if it's the Wild West of the …