26 episodes

Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? Inside Shopify UX introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and tackle some of the industry's challenges and questions.

Listen to learn more about the meaty UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for independent businesses to thrive.

Inside Shopify UX Lola Oyelayo-Pearson

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    • 3.7 • 6 Ratings

Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? Inside Shopify UX introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and tackle some of the industry's challenges and questions.

Listen to learn more about the meaty UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for independent businesses to thrive.

    Designing Shopify Editions

    Designing Shopify Editions

    Host Lola Oyelayo-Pearson introduces co-host UX Director Sadia Latifi to reveal the design process behind Shopify Editions.

    Full transcript. 

    Sadia speaks with UX Director Maggie Fost, Design Lead Stephanie Chan, and Senior Staff Product Designer, Jordan Ouellette about the origins and process for launching the creative for Shopify Editions, taking a deep dive into the Figma files.  

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.    

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.    

    Join us: shopify.com/careers/ux    

    Credits:
    Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
    Assisted by Alison Harshbarger, UX Community Specialist, and Stephanie Chace, Expansion Pack for Administration
    Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux
    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 55 min
    The evolution of buyer experiences for Shop

    The evolution of buyer experiences for Shop

    Host and UX director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson speaks with Senior UX Managers Katarina Batina and Matt Griffin about the development of Shop and Shop Pay.   

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.    

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.    

    Join us: shopify.com/careers/ux    

    Credits: Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
    Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator
    Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, Senior Marketing UX Designer Marina Verdu, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani
    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Shifting to product research and strategic foresight

    Shifting to product research and strategic foresight

    Host and UX director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson speaks with senior staff product researchers, Heather McGaw and Chris Nicholson about how the practice of research at Shopify UX has changed in the last year. We cover the shift from UX to product research, the power of research to steer decision-making, and the optimism of critical inquiry and strategic foresight.    

    Full transcript. 

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.  

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.  

    Join us: shopify.com/careers/ux  

    Credits: Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
    Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator
    Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, Senior Marketing UX Designer Marina Verdu, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani
    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 43 min
    How to be successful at Shopify UX

    How to be successful at Shopify UX

    Host and UX director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson speaks with our VP of UX Cynthia Savard Saucier about the skills and mindset that are necessary to be successful at Shopify UX. We cover broadening your T, designing the recruitment process, and leading with trust.   

    Full transcript: https://ux.shopify.com/inside-shopify-ux-s2-e10-6fda10ea72c6  

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.  

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.  

    Join us: shopify.com/careers/ux  

    Credits: Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
    Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, Senior Marketing UX Designer Marina Verdu, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani
    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 57 min
    Bridging culture in design

    Bridging culture in design

    Host and UX director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson speaks to Aditi Kulkarni and Farai Madzima about designing for different cultures, and why designers need to evolve the idea of good design beyond a Western-centric point of view.   

    Full transcript: https://ux.shopify.com/inside-shopify-ux-s2-e08-bridging-culture-in-design-b20e3c694597

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.  

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.  

    Join us: shopify.com/careers/ux  

    Credits: Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
    Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator
    Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani
    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 51 min
    The intern experience

    The intern experience

    Host and UX director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson discusses the internship experience with former interns, now full-time product designers, Jayson Tan, Sophia Deng, and Nwando Nwafor. They share their insights from their time as interns and advice for anyone considering taking the leap to start a career in UX.

    Full transcript.

    Shopify is building the future of commerce, but who are the people building it? The Inside Shopify UX podcast introduces some of the leaders and crafters on our UX team and asks them to explain the big commerce problem their team is trying to solve, and gives the real talk on some of the industry's challenges and questions.

    Listen to learn more about the complex UX challenges our team is solving and how we're making it easier for entrepreneurs to thrive.

    Credits:

    Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing

    Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator

    Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator

    Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani

    With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)

    • 40 min

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