Carol Righi

Human-Centered Design Practice Lead, 1904labs

Carol Righi has been a practitioner of Human-Centered Design for more than 25 years. She is widely considered an HCD thought leader; has extensive experience in research, design, and management; is widely published; and has presented at numerous professional meetings worldwide. She is co-author of “User-Centered Design Stories”? and “User-Centered Design: An Integrated Approach.”

Carol has engaged in over 350 HCD projects for customers such as Google, Yahoo!, Amazon, IBM, Scottrade, Wells Fargo, Fidelity, MetLife, and many others.

Carol received her BA in 1981 and her PhD. in educational psychology in 1988, both from Fordham University in New York City.

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Human-centered design and Agile: toward a hybrid approach

Maryland CD

Lennon and McCartney Jobs and Wozniak Peanut Butter and Jelly … Human-Centered Design and Agile? Trying to blend HCD and Agile seems like an uphill battle. After all, Agile development focuses on elements such as minimal documentation, frequent release of working code, and the expectation of “failing fast.” By contrast, HCD relies on research, analysis, […]

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