December 2015 - Ideabox
From the Ideabox Family!
It’s now two weeks before we end 2015, and we, the Ideabox Family, would like to thank everyone who have been supporting us this year. It has been a great years, we had our ups and down, but everything ended in a high note as we finish up in creating our MVP products. As we enter the year 2016, please look forward to good things to come from our Ideabox Family. This week we focused in Project Management as our mentor from Weekend Inc., Andoko Chandra, came to talk to us about effective project management.
“Idea is cheap,… execution is everything!” — Richard Fang Continue Reading
On November 27th, our mentor from Somia, Ketut Sulistyawati, came to Jakarta to visit our Ideabox Batch 3 teams. Miss Sulis advised the teams that when creating a site or an application always use user’s language, because not all users understand the technical terms we use as developer of the product. You should also make system status visible so that the users can know what’s currently going on. Always give users control and freedom to use the site or application. Lastly, allow them to undo their mistakes or even better try to prevent them from making errors when using the site or application. Continue Reading
After working in Spotify
and Wrapp, two of our valued mentor, Andreas Ehn and Lisa Enckell, decided to visit us in Kejora on November 25th all the way from Sweden to talk about their experience in creating a start-up. They talked about the mistake they made in Wrapp, where they expanded in different countries when they were not ready and not willing to expand. Eventually they had to close down their overseas branches and return back to Sweden. Continue Reading
User Experience is every aspect of the user’s interaction with a product, service, or company that make up the user’s perceptions of the whole.” — Dian Soraya. Continue Reading