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9 Signs You Need a UX Design System

Software products are increasingly complex because they’re becoming more reliant on shared infrastructure, security, and identity management. You may have dedicated internal teams who manage these different components. But what about the larger aspects of the product that holds it all together? Who ensures that consistent principles are used to govern them, and does your company have documentation that lays everything out? […]

Catalyst UX on Inc 5000 List

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 CATALYST UX Ranks No. 3,425 on the 2020 Inc. 5000 NEW YORK, August 12, 2020 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Catalyst UX is 3,425 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, [...]

Digital Companions: Beyond the Mobile App

Intro Many mobile applications are meant for socializing, gaming, and entertainment. That being said, we have also seen mobile applications contribute to better experiences in healthcare and lifestyle. In this article, we’ll talk about mobile applications that help improve people’s lives and how those applications and digital companions are growing. […]

How Coronavirus is Driving Virtual Healthcare

Introduction At the start of 2020, virtual healthcare was on the rise. However, the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 has ushered in more reasons for virtual care to grow. By the end of 2020, virtual healthcare visits are expected to top 1 billion, according to Forrester Research. Specifically, coronavirus-related virtual visits are estimated to top 900 million in 2020, while general medical care visits could top 200 million as reported by CNBC.  […]

Restart Your UX Efforts Quickly, Reliably and Remotely

Catalyst UX On Demand Retainer  Due to COVID-19, many organizations have been forced to keep employees working remotely. This creates new challenges such as: communication, collaborative work processes, recruiting, and more.  As a result, developing applications across multiple devices can be more difficult.  In these times, setting up a proficient internal UX team with a proven approach is a tall order. User experience (UX) requires multiple skills including UX architects, UX designers, UI developers, and user researchers, which can be [...]

Remote Work Tips for COVID-19

As a design consultancy competing for talent in the Bay Area, finding our niche has been a crucial factor in determining our brand and value offering to our employees. Initially, we primarily interviewed designers that lived in the Bay Area who were willing to commute to our office in San Mateo. While it is beneficial to have everyone in the same office, this meant we were competing with every other Bay Area tech company. Now, we seek seasoned designers with [...]

Mobile Apps During Coronavirus

Mobile App Growth Coronavirus is undoubtedly changing our lives in many ways. One of its biggest side effects is its large-scale disruption to business and consumer behavior. However, if you are a company that delivers a service using the web, a digital solution, or an application, now may be the time for you to invest in and improve your application. […]

11 Signs You Need a UX Design System

What Is a UX Design System? What is a UX design system, and why is it important?  If you have a style guide is that enough? The answers to those questions: yes and no. First, a UX design system is the single source of truth for the building blocks of your design.  It includes not only foundations (like brand colors, typeface, icons, etc.) but also components (buttons, form fields), patterns (common layouts), assets, AND rules, constraints, principles and code so [...]