Hi. I am Wade Shearer. I'm a designer, product leader, and champion for continuous design and development. I cofounded Front and am VP, Product & Design at ClientSuccess.

EVENTS

Front Park City 2017Park City, 5-6 January 2017

Front Salt Lake City 2017Salt Lake City, 9-10 May 2017

WORKSHOPS

Discovery isn't a part time jobFront Park City 2017, 5-6 January 2017

AWARDS

Peak 100Utah Valley Entrepreneur Forum, 6 February 2016

ARTICLES

Tourists are poor product designers: Why empathy requires experience20 March 2016

Join me at the Front in 201620 December 2015

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Tourists are poor product designers: Why empathy requires experienceUTC VP of Product Forum, 18 March 2016

Tourists are poor product designers: Why empathy requires experienceFront, 18 June 2015

KeynoteBYU User Experience Design Conference, 3 April 2015

Designing to learn: A model of experimentationLunchUX, 4 December 2014

Designing to learn: A model of experimentationSalt Lake Design Week, 16 October 2014

Landing your dream UX jobSalt Lake Design Week, 16 October 2014

Validate your hypothesis with MVP experimentsHireVue, 21 August 2014

How to get a UX hiring manager to hire youSalt Lake Design Week, 16 October 2013

It's not you, it's me: Lean UX and the antiheroSalt Lake Design Week, 16 October 2013

Technology should never get in the way of humanityIT Seminar, Brigham Young University, 9 October 2013

Designing for the user instead of your portfolioSalt Lake Design Week, 24 October 2012

Why you failed that UX job interviewSalt Lake Design Week, 23 October 2012

Why marketing and PR should care about user experienceMountain West PR Conference, 2 March 2012

PRESENTATIONS

Tourists are poor product designers: Why empathy requires experience62 MB

Designing to learn: A model of experimentationSlides, 43 MB

It's not you, it's me: Lean UX and the antiheroSlides, 24 MB

Designing for the user instead of your portfolioSlides, 17 MB

RECOMMENDED READING

Lean UXJeff Gothelf, Josh Seiden

Agile Experience DesignLindsay Radcliffe, Marc McNeill

Inspired: How To Create Products Customers LoveMarty Cagan