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Mental model reading

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A mental model is an explanation of someone’s thought process about how something works in the real world. It is a representation of the surrounding world, the relationships between its various parts and a person’s intuitive perception about his or her own acts and their consequences. Mental models can help shape behaviour and set an approach to solving problems (akin to a personal algorithm) and doing tasks. – wikipedia

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May 20, 2016 at 6:54 am

Disruptive Innovation

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January 19, 2016 at 8:53 am

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UX issue #4 – Non-Returning User Feedback

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To get feedback about your product from user is important, but is not easy as it sounds. Business should invest time on how Read the rest of this entry »

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January 18, 2016 at 4:09 am

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UX issue #2 – Avoid costly mistakes

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UX research relatively new activities to most companies, but it get into the swing of things. The aim; simply to delight your customers, even the process involved isn’t quite as simple as it may sound. Read the rest of this entry »

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December 8, 2015 at 4:09 am

Military terms: Coup de grâce

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The Coup de Grace is given to young French Collaborators | Artist:Carl Mydans

The expression coup de grâce ( /ˌkuː də ˈɡrɑːs/; French: [ku də ɡʁɑs], “blow of mercy”) means a death blow intended to end the suffering of a wounded creature. The phrase can refer to the killing of civilians or soldiers, friends or enemies, with or without the consent of the sufferer.

It is often used figuratively to describe the last in a series of events which brings about the end of some entity; for example: “The business had been failing for years; the coup de grâce was the sudden jump in oil prices.

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March 18, 2012 at 12:03 pm

North Korea: A time of uncertainty

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Counting the cost dissects North Korea’s economic situation, the impact of sanctions on Iran, plus, the challenges facing Hungary. Guests: Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group; and David Gordon, head of research of Eurasia Group. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 7, 2012 at 7:24 pm

‘Sayonara Bolivia!’ – McDonald

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McDonald’s leaves Bolivia healthier forever!  -After 14 years of presence in the country, and despite all the existing campaigns and having a network, the chain was forced to close the eight restaurants that remained open in the three main cities: La Paz, Cochabamba and Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 7, 2012 at 10:36 am

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