Better You, Better World: 13 Ways to Get Out of Your Way

A session at World IA Day NYC 2014

  • Mona Patel

Saturday 15th February, 2014

2:00pm to 2:45pm (EST)

"The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me."" --Ayn Rand Are you getting in your way? In this fast-paced, off-the-cuff talk, Mona Patel, CEO of Motivate Design, delivers 13 ways you can get out of your own way to realize a better you and a better world. Don't let YOU limit your IA and UX thinking and designing abilities; and ultimately, the impact you can have on making the world better. From George Lois to Tony Robbins to Oprah Winfrey to Kanye West, Mona mixes it up with a bit of advice from celebrities, self-help gurus, industry icons, and iconoclasts as well as examples from her 15 years of experience in the user experience industry to deliver real ways to keep you successfully pivoting. Best practices--ignore or embrace? UX management--blame or befriend? Wearing black--trend, trap or new idea? Fear--paralyzing or invigorating? Her talk is sure to engage the audience, sparking great conversations and fun, heated debate among her industry peers.

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Mona Patel

CEO, Motivate Design

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Time 2:00pm2:45pm EST

Date Sat 15th February 2014


Studio, New York Open Center

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