Conversational User Interfaces (CUI) are the talk of the town right now – from small Facebook bots that order flowers, to Siri, Alexa or Google Home. For me as a UX designer focusing on strategy and storytelling, the creation of a CUI is perfectly situated on the junction of user needs, business goals and yes, the exciting story developing on the way to both.
Successful founders and visionaries like Elon Musk serve as great role models: with only the right idea your start up becomes a success and leaves you as a billionaire. But the Zuckerbergs, Musks and Samwers also show us one thing: the startup-world only tolerates the winners, the ones without any success disappear into oblivion.
Our Senior Project Manager Lunia Hara presented her story when she spoke at JobSlam, which was part of the 7th STICKS&STONES job fair. She talked about the immigrant background she shared with the other successful global talents – in her case Zambia – as well as her first impressions of Germany and her day-to-day working life at NOLTE&LAUTH.