UX Mentorship Meetup with David Nett

Our April Kanguru UX Mentorship Meetup was a blast with a really powerful presentation from David Nett to send us away with great advice. During our group introductions, there were a couple folks that stood out to me: We heard from Hope, who said she loves UX Design because, “I am really fond of humans.” … Continued

6 Startup Lessons for Building a Business

We’ve learned a lot and continue to learn as we build our business acumen. In the spirit of modern mentorship—the focal point of the Kanguru project—we have provided some startup lessons learned over the years. As you may not know (though “many of you” might actually know since you’re likely family members), prior to starting Kanguru, … Continued

UX Design Mentoring with David Nett

User Experience Design—or UX Design—is a hybrid discipline. People with so many different backgrounds end up getting into UX Design that has continually morphed into this combination of psychology, anthropology, architecture, sociology, computer science, graphic design, and business—there are probably another dozen we could add and it still would not be enough. When people with so many … Continued

Meet your WordPress Mentor with Natalie MacLees

What is WordPress? That is a fairly meta question since this text is actively being input into a WordPress interface. For some, it is a CMS tool; for others, it is a blogging platform. Developers, designers, content authors—and many others in between—use it to run their business, earn a paycheck, earn affiliate sales, improve their … Continued

How We Survived Organizing Our First Startup Meetup

As many firsts go, our first Startup Meetup was filled with plenty of anxiety and coordination. It’s not every day that you bring 30+ perfect strangers into a room, for a couple of hours, to discuss business ideas together and have a presentation from the President & Co-Founder of a well-funded startup. Where do you … Continued