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Leah S. | Elance
 
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Leah S.

UX; the heart & soul of your digital dream
   United States
  |   Indianapolis, IN
  |  12:02 pm Local Time

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Overview

Usability = EASY to use; User Experience = WANT to use.

In a past life, Leah was a Digital Solutions (UX) Manager at an agency in downtown Chicago, where she spearheaded user experience designs for clients ranging from manufacturers to wellness companies. She impacted ROI, brand recognition and client satisfaction.

Before that, Leah was a User Experience Specialist at Dominion Enterprises. She worked across company divisions on the UX team, tackling user experience and usability research, interviewing, requirement gathering,...

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Portfolio

Designed site to allow for rewards, ordering rides and signing up as a driver
Complete app design; branding, logo, UI and user experience
This is my proven UX process at a high level. Each phase has a list of deliverables,...
Designed a brand to convey it's mission: to manage customer relationships from a...
UI Concept
Redesigned homepage and designed an iPhone app for an Uber competitor
UI concept for web app
UI concept for web app
rebranded the entire company's site and created the iPhone app
created a new skin for the old b2b SAAS
Designed the entire experience and UI for an eCommerce Bakery site
http://sweetsistersindy.com
Users were getting lost on the previous design and could not figure out how the site...
branding, logo, iPhone app design
My resume includes agency work (B2B, B2C), in house and federal government. I have a...
Shadow waiting to load PS3's Assassin's Creed IV
redesigned the user experience to reduce the bounce rate
Logo creation iPhone app design UX

Skills (7)

Tested
Information architecture

Service Description

1. UX Strategy & Vision .doc = The look, feel and experience that you want to maintain via mutually rewarding feedback cycles (and success metrics) from your users, in the short- and long-term, as part of your business plan for continued UX evolution. Don't just survive, thrive.

2. Competitive Analysis = What you're up against, how they're doing what they're doing well, and poorly, and for you to optimize a more robust user experience that keeps you ahead of the crowd.

3. Storyboarding & Use Cases = The story of what your site does and what your values are, as the provider of this awesome service. Also, how users will get to your site and operate their accounts successfully.

4. Information Architecture & Sitemap = The blue prints for the site's layout, interactions, information requirements, features, etc. Like the Etsy Sitemap, plus a large IA Document that will be referred to as the spine of the site. All targeted for the optimal user experience that is quick, intuitive and sickly addicting.

5. Creative Concepting = (Insert your big dream here + Creativity) the UX, interactions, out of the box ideas, various takes on the types of experience that would best suit your target audience. I sketch up ideas, with inspirations and we discuss. Also, concept testing is always an option when comparing ideas.

6. Wireframing = The skeleton of the navigation, information, content, image, layout, views, messages, etc. In PDF/PNG, and with optional clickable-image-mockup through...

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Education

Indiana University SPEA
Bachelor of Science: Management
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Indiana University SLIS
Master of Information Science
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UX expert
UX review
Wireframes
User Experience
information architecture
interaction design
usability
ux
ux recommendations
user testing
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