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Milwaukee UX Book Club

Hi, welcome to the Milwaukee UX Book Club for SE Wisconsin!

The Milwaukee UX Book Club seeks to bring together UX and related practitioners interested in deepening their knowledge and enhancing their practice through lively, in-depth discussion about books that have relevance to the UX community. Subjects of interest to this club span design theory, practices and processes for the fields of Information Architecture, Interaction Design, Usability Engineering, Visual Design and Protoype Engineering. The books include the strategy and business of design, UX design theory, UX design patterns, methodology, usability research, and the ethics of UX professionals, while networking and having some fun. Join the online discussion at


Our first meeting will be Thursday, June 18 @ Alterra in the Third Ward

May 28, 2009

This was rescheduled to June 18th

June 18, 2009

Book: Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability by Steve Krug

Leader: Shawn

Hello milwaUXee – Please join us for our first MilwaUXee Book Club discussion. We'll be meeting Thirsday, June 18 between 6-8pm at @ Alterra in the Third Ward, discussing Steve Krug's “Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability”.

When reading the book, please write down your answers to these topics/questions and bring them with you – they will drive our discussion (yes, you can still join us if you haven't read the book):

  • 2 things in the book that really struck a chord
  • 1 thing you either hated, disagreed with; or don't understand
  • Have you used or will you use some of the ideas in your practice/job/work?

For additional optional reading, check out these sites:

Here are additional details about the venue and logistics:

  • Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
  • Date: Thursday, June 18
  • Location: Alterra Coffee (Third Ward)
  • * 170 S 1st St, Milwaukee, WI 53204 (Corner of 1st and Pitsburgh)
  • * My Phone: 414-573-0290
  • * Look for the UX geeks

Can't wait to see you there!

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