Lead and Manage a Design Team

Lead and Manage
a Design Team

Video Training

In addition to creating wonderful designs, your design team needs to know how to communicate effectively with stakeholders, create prototypes, test usability, and move projects ahead on schedule. As a leader and manager, you job is to ensure that these things happen. This Learning Path will equip you with the practical skills you’ll use to help your team achieve its goals.

Below are the video training courses included in this Learning Path.

1

Articulating Design Decisions

Presented by Tom Greever 2 hours 51 minutes

In this course, you’ll learn principles and actionable methods for talking about your ideas with executives, marketers, and others who have influence over your web or app projects—with the goal of winning over these stakeholders and creating the best user experience. You’ll learn how to make the case for your designs by directly connecting them to business needs, use data, user testing, and other compelling research to justify your design decisions, and more.

2

Design Sprint

Presented by Richard Banfield, C. Todd Lombardo, and Trace Wax 1 hour 31 minutes

This course will teach you how to reduce your risk of failure by using design sprints, a unique process that enables your team to prototype and test a digital product idea within a week. As you learn the five steps involved in a sprint, you’ll discover that you don’t need to spend a lot of time and money on a minimal product when a simple prototype will help you gain just as much information and insight.