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Vitalik

20 EpisodesProduced by Vitalik DeminWebsite

User experience, business, healthy way of life, essentialism, and more.

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Episode #19 - Alisa Bacon's Journey from Math, Philosophy and Teaching to UX Design at Microsoft EDU, and Much More

February 19th, 2020

55:24

What a blast it was to record this episode with Alisa! I hope you guys absolutely love it!

Alisa has an undergraduate degree in math and philosophy …

Episode #18 - Tom Chaffin on Following the Passion for UX Later in the Career

February 6th, 2020

46:51

In this episode, I had a pleasure of speaking with Tom Chaffin from Lancaster, PA about his life story and how he found his passion in user experience. Tom and his team won a grant a few years ago and worked on a mobile …

Episode #17 - A Real Story of Pivoting from Account Marketing Career to UX

February 4th, 2020

42:02

Hey folks! Thank you for tuning in! Today I had an awesome guest Libby Yeh who shared her story of transitioning from a career in Account Marketing …

Episode #16 - Dark UX Patterns: Deep and Philosophical Discussion with Doug Collins and Pavel Samsonov

December 11th, 2019

1:06:10

Thank you so much for tuning in! Do we have something awesome for you! We got together with Doug Collins and Pavel Samsonov late last night to chat …

Episode #15 - How I Dodged A Bullet Twice in One Month by Not Getting Hired by Two Different Companies

December 2nd, 2019

7:24

Hey guys, thank you so much for tuning in today! I want to share something interesting with you. About 8-9 months ago, I interviewed with a couple of …

Episode #14 - How to Think About the Product in Terms of What Problem It Really Solves

November 26th, 2019

5:01

Hey guys, this is a quick solo episode where I want to share something interesting I heard at a product conference here in Minneapolis a couple of …

Episode #13 - A Solid Real Life Example of Focusing on the End Goal from a Lean Training I Took

August 27th, 2019

6:51

In this episode I'm sharing a real life example of how some people are able to escape the tunnel vision and focus on the end goal without any mental limitations. I took a Lean training a few years ago while at one of my …

Episode #12 - What's The Difference Between Product Manager and Product Owner?

August 22nd, 2019

5:16

Hey guys, this episode is an experiment. It's a quick solo recording that I did just now right on my paddleboard in the middle of a lake here in …

Episode #11 - Can UX Designer become a Product Owner and other career options for UXers

August 10th, 2019

34:47

In this episode legendary UX designers @DougCollinsUX and @PavelASamsonov join me in the very first three-way podcast conversation. We originally …

Episode #10 - A seasoned developer tells us about the benefits of Extreme Programming, Test Driven Development, Pair Programming, Collective Code Ownership, and more.

March 2nd, 2019

52:06

My guest today is Jeff Grigg who has over 20 years of experience of working as a developer for multinational corporations. He and I recently engaged …

Episode #9 - UX designer from Bloomberg on how to make Agile better for design, product role evolution, keeping things simple, Microsoft's design advantage and more.

February 21st, 2019

1:24:03

In this episode I have a very special guest, Pavel Samsonov, a UX designer from Bloomberg LP. Our conversation is focused on challenges that product design and development organizations face these days. Pavel expresses …

Episode #8 - Gaming: why today's games are easier than before, what may happen to Fortnite, and more.

February 11th, 2019

48:22

In this episode, Oksana Ivanova and I discuss gaming - why today's games are easier than they were in the past, where the gaming industry is going, what can potentially happen to the Fortnite model as they expand into a …

Episode #7 - Going down the rabbit hole of product design and organizational roles with Joe Natoli

January 30th, 2019

1:27:52

This episode is very special with a very special guest. Joe Natoli shares insights from his many years of UX consulting experience. We also discuss a …

Episode #6 – Colorado: why it’s so expensive and so awesome, job market, cute resort towns, and more

January 25th, 2019

53:41

I love Colorado! I snowboarded there many years ago (too many actually) and we also visited it last summer. Since Doug was born and spent almost all …

Episode #5 – Learning from UX failures, how to negotiate the right to do your job and more

January 25th, 2019

49:31

In this episode I let Doug Collins drive. He spoke about his learnings from some of his past failures. We also came up with some tips on how to …

Episode #4 - What the X is the ROI of UX? (it's more than 1X)

December 21st, 2018

1:02:52

Today Doug Collins and I discussed a rather important topic - return on investment of user experience design. This is very often either not properly …

Episode #3 - Current state of crypto, is it investable, how blockchain works, and more.

December 13th, 2018

41:59

Today Oksana and I dove into the current state of the crypto industry and blockchain. I shared my first hand experience related to investing, working for a crypto project, understanding the blockchain in general and …

I narrate my own ebook "Create A Start"

December 12th, 2018

46:18

Hey guys, I always wanted to have audio versions of my ebooks but I didn't want to deal with all these logistics. Now that I have my podcast, I figured that I can simply narrate them myself here. The first ebook is …

Episode #2 - Is UX org model optimal? Accessibility UX, Sports apps, and more.

December 7th, 2018

55:56

The one and only Doug Collins and I discuss whether the current org model around product development truly sets up a UXer for success. We also talk …

Pilot Episode - Gamification in UX, product battles with Marketing and more.

December 6th, 2018

46:02

Hi everybody! I'm super excited to finally launch my podcast! In this very first, aka pilot, episode Oksana Ivanova and I discuss gamification in UX, battles with Marketing during product development and few other …

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