Charlie Gedeon

Charlie Gedeon

Jun
14

Unfiltered design #2: Informal learning, futility, and standards—oh and I have a podcast now!

Sometimes the word "design" is so heavily associated with just tips and tricks and at some point that gets stale.
3 min read
May
24

Unfiltered design #1: Teaching design, Apple vs Figma, too many standards, and chess.

Writing has always been about learning for me. I've started posting regularly on LinkedIn using articles I read as launchpads
4 min read
Apr
07
Overcoming indecision

Overcoming indecision

A story about pursuing an entrepreneurial career in design
4 min read
Apr
01
Launching a weather revolution

Launching a weather revolution

I'm excited to announce the project that I've quit my job for: WeathAR. With WeathAR, all you have to do
1 min read
Mar
14
Why anyone can become a UX designer

Why anyone can become a UX designer

How unconventional backgrounds and non-traditional work experience lend themselves to a career in UX
2 min read
Jan
31
My Experience in Designing a Course in UX

My Experience in Designing a Course in UX

How designing a course about user experience is very similar to my job as a UX designer
2 min read
Dec
17
People with Unconventional Backgrounds Can Find Success in UX

People with Unconventional Backgrounds Can Find Success in UX

How to take a non-traditional path to a career in UX
2 min read
Dec
08
An introduction to UX for non-designers

An introduction to UX for non-designers

A talk at Concordia University explaining what UX is and what it takes to start building a career in this field
1 min read
Sep
02
I’m afraid of flying but I bike without a helmet

I’m afraid of flying but I bike without a helmet

Observations about cognitive biases and risk assessment
2 min read
Jul
22
Holding my breath

Holding my breath

Sometimes when I'm working, I realize that I've been holding my breath. If you've never noticed yourself doing that, then
2 min read