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UX APPy Hour is this week! - Hi SBUX! A few announcements: 1. UX APPy Hour is this Thursday! We'll be discussing tools to give design feedback.  If you want to learn or have something to share please come! Prakash C. Oct 22, 2018 11:58 AM
UX Happy Hour is this Thursday - Happy World Interaction Design Day ( IxDD )! If you haven't heard, it's a thing that Adobe is trying to make a happen. I'm not sure how I feel about it yet, but I always like co Prakash C. Sep 25, 2018 9:13 PM
Help us improve - Greetings SBUX community, We’re restructuring this Meetup to make it better and would love to get a sense of who is in the community, and what the events should be. To make this easy, we’ve created a 30-second survey: Prakash C. Sep 18, 2018 11:20 PM
UX Happy Hour is this Thursday - Hey everyone! UX Happy hour is THIS THURSDAY and will be @ Satellite on State St ~5:30pm. Let’s get together and discuss all things UX and beyond.  Maybe we can even brainstorm activities for Adobe’s inaugural “World Interacti Prakash C. Aug 20, 2018 4:20 PM
Do you know someone looking for some side design/UX work? (plus reminder about tonight at the Sandbox!) - Kris W. Jun 7, 2018 4:37 PM
Event this Thursday - Hi All, Just a friendly reminder of an event we are holding this Thursday evening at the Sandbox.  I will be presenting at Enterprise UX next week in San Francisco about evolving a design practice within your business, s J.j. K. Jun 5, 2018 1:29 PM
Tonight's Location - Building a Design System - Hi UXers, It just came to my attention that tonight's event location was never updates, sorry about that!  We will be at the Appfolio office at 50 Castilian Drive in Goleta. J.j. K. May 3, 2018 6:11 AM
AppFolio is Hiring Mid to Senior Level Designers! - We have some very exciting opportunities to tackle here at AppFolio and are actively seeking experienced and talented designers to join our Customer Experience team.  In this role J.j. K. Apr 21, 2018 6:44 AM
Tonight's SBUX Speaker Meetup - Hi all!  A reminder about tonight's SBUX Meetup. When: 6pm to 7:30.  Where: Sandbox SB (414 Olive Street) You can expect some fun and informa Alexander W. Mar 13, 2018 8:15 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] UX Meetup Theme: Tools and Methods - Burke, maybe it would be better to try this in person rather than spamming the entire group with a copy/paste job. On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 6:48 PM Burke Franklin < Jeremy A. Feb 20, 2018 8:23 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] UX Meetup Theme: Tools and Methods - Hi J.J., Burke F. Feb 20, 2018 6:48 PM
UX Meetup Theme: Tools and Methods - Hi All, Your meetup organizers have been hard at work putting together some programming for our group, stay tuned for an announcement of our first speaking event of the year coming up in early March!  We are coordinating J.j. K. Feb 20, 2018 3:51 PM
Product & Design Meetup at Rightscale - Hello UXers, I wanted to share an event that Rightscale and Lean Startup Circle are hosting next Thursday: http J.j. K. Jan 5, 2018 1:18 PM
Date for 2018 Planning is 1/18 - Hi Folks, I got excited and hit "announce" too quick in that last meetup.  The event is actually scheduled for a couple of weeks out on Thursday, 1/18. Hope to see you there! Best, J.J. J.j. K. Jan 3, 2018 1:48 PM
Re: Happy Hour Tomorrow! - And, by "tonight", of course, I mean tomorrow night.  Sorry for the confusion...see you TOMORROW, Thursday night :). J.J. On Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at J.j. K. Oct 25, 2017 11:52 AM
Happy Hour Tomorrow! - Hi Folks, Sorry I was slacking, but we have a venue for our happy hour tonight and it is ON!  We'll meet at the Good Lion at 5:30pm. J.j. K. Oct 25, 2017 11:44 AM
UX Book Club - Last day to vote!! - Hello everyone, Today is the last day to vote for the Book Club's September book of the month! Start voting now! Have a great weekend! Anuja   Anuja Aug 26, 2017 12:59 PM
SBUX now on Slack! Join us!!! - Hi SBUXers! We now have a dedicated Slack for our us to keep our conversations going between events! Here are some of the channels we Laurie (Reiprich) L. Aug 21, 2017 10:55 AM
UX Book Club Survey and Upcoming Book Club Meeting Vote! - Hello all! As you know we're refreshing our format for the UX Book Club Meetup and we would love to hear your thoughts. Below is the link to a Anuja Aug 20, 2017 4:13 PM
Santa Barbara Startup Weekend 7/28-7/30 - Hi SBUXers! Startup Weekend is coming up in a couple of weeks, and our group has a special discount code for 20% off!   Visit the event pa J.j. K. Jul 11, 2017 12:59 PM
Meetup Cancelled: UX Happy Hour - Hi All, June has been a busy month for all of the SBUX organizers and, subsequently, we've had to cancel this month's happy hour on Thursday.  I apologize for any inconvenience, but we will look forward to seeing you next month at the  J.j. K. Jun 20, 2017 6:16 AM
Meet the Meetups this Thursday! - Hi UXers, I just wanted to send a reminder about the Mega-Meetup event that is happening this Thursday evening at the Sandbox.  We did this a couple of years ago, and it was an awesome time of networking and hearing abou J.j. K. May 30, 2017 10:53 AM
Meetup Cancelled: UX Book Club Lunch Meetup - UX Book Club Lunch Meetup, scheduled to occur on Tuesday, May 9,[masked]:45 AM has been cancelled as we received only one RSVP. We require at least two confirmed RSVPs (excluding organizers) to conduct a Book Club discussion. We will be rescheduling th Anuja May 8, 2017 2:25 PM
Book Club Starts Tuesday! - Happy Friday UXers! Just a reminder that our next book club starts this Tuesday at lunchtime at Galanga restaurant downtown.  We will be discussing the book "Hooked" by Eric Ries (author of Lean Startup) in this next book clu J.j. K. May 5, 2017 12:51 PM
Survey Results - UX Book Club Lunch (May/June) - Hello everyone, The votes are in! The book we will be reading for our next UX Book Club Lunch is Hooked : How to Build Habit-Forming Products Anuja Apr 27, 2017 3:08 PM
Edited - UX Book Club May/June 2017 Meetup - Resending this message as the previous announcement did not link to the correct survey! Please vote on the link below! Hello all, Please take a moment to cast your vote for next Anuja Apr 22, 2017 12:45 PM
Free event tonight - meet startups & investors - Impact Hub SB - Gary L. Apr 13, 2017 6:02 PM
Contract or Permanent UX/UI Opportunitiy - Hi All, We received the following inquiry from Ron Gans: I'm looking to hire a local Santa Barbara UI/UX person, either for a contract or a more permanent basis, depending on the person. Ca J.j. K. Apr 13, 2017 5:12 PM
"UX in the 805" Kicks off Wednesday - Hey there UXers, I just wanted to send out a personal reminder about our new series "UX in the 805" that is kicking off on Wednesday at AppFolio.  We're really excited about this opportunity to learn from e J.j. K. Mar 13, 2017 10:13 AM
UX Book Club Tomorrow - Hi There, We still have 4 spots available for our book club lunch at Los Agaves tomorrow:­eetup/events J.j. K. Feb 27, 2017 8:37 AM
Meetup details changed: UX Happy Hour - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­eetup/events/234882288/ When : Thursday, February 23, 2017 J.j. K. Feb 21, 2017 12:03 PM
Lean UX Workshop in LA - Hi All, Joeff Gothelf is teaching his Lean UX workshop in LA for the first time ever.  Details are here: J.j. K. Feb 15, 2017 11:10 AM
SBUX Organizers and Plans for 2017 - Hello SBUXers! I wanted to take an opportunity to introduce our new co-organizers for the group.  We had a great brainstorming session last night, focusing on how to plan and design content and events to help nurture and J.j. K. Feb 3, 2017 12:00 PM
Happy Hour Tomorrow! - Hi Everyone, Just a quick reminder to join us (if you can) for our January happy hour tomorrow at 5:30pm at the Bobcat Room downtown.  Thanks to our member, Brandon Scott, we're also getting $3 off drinks and food fr J.j. K. Jan 25, 2017 1:55 PM
UX Book Club Webinar - Hi Folks, Happy New Year!  I have an announcement from Brian Clayton over at UX Book Club LA, that they will be hosting a webinar with Val Head, author of Designing Interface Animation by Rosenfeld Media. J.j. K. Jan 13, 2017 10:17 AM
Re: Happy Hour Tomorrow - Oops, I forgot to include the link to RSVP to the Meetup!­eetup/events/234232894/ Best, J.J. J.j. K. Oct 26, 2016 3:40 PM
Happy Hour Tomorrow - Hi Folks, Please join me for the last happy hour of the year tomorrow at Pali Winery, starting at 5:30pm.  With the holidays coming up there won't be much going on, but I'd love for you to come and share your hop J.j. K. Oct 26, 2016 3:39 PM
AppFolio is Hiring a Director, Creative Services - Hi Folks, Our marketing team here at AppFolio is hiring for a Director, Creative Services position here in Santa Barbara: http:/ J.j. K. Oct 3, 2016 10:10 AM
Fwd: Big news! Center Centre’s first students will start on October 17! - For any aspiring UXers out there, I have high hopes for Jared Spool's new UX program at Center Centre.  They are looking for their first students to start in October, see below for more information. Best, J J.j. K. Aug 10, 2016 9:52 AM
Meetup Opportunity from SB Agile - Hi UXers - The SB Agile Meetup team has an interesting speaker next wee Ellie T. Aug 5, 2016 2:03 PM
What Customers Want Webinar Tonight - Hi SBUXers, Just a reminder about tonight's webinar with Tony Ulwick, author of the book What Customers Want. The webinar link has been announced:   J.j. K. May 24, 2016 9:25 AM
Meetup on Thursday - Hi SBUXers! Just a reminder to join us on Thursday to hear Jessamyn Miller talk about a recent undertaking to redesign the aesthetic of the GoTo product suite at Citrix.  Networking starts at 6pm, and the presentation wi J.j. K. May 10, 2016 4:29 PM
UX Book Club Lunch is on Wednesday - Hello everyone, Just a reminder, today's Book Club lunch has been shifted to Wednesday.­etup/events/230878991/ I'm going to run this on wednesdays for a few sessions to see what feedback is like Mihir P. May 10, 2016 10:04 AM
Re: Request for Feedback: Chatbot UX Approach for - Ran across this today on Medium and had to share: Trent B. Apr 22, 2016 1:56 PM
UX Consulting Wanted - Hi UXers, A local contact of mine has a client interested in a UX audit.  Any freelancers out there are encouraged to follow up by contacting  [address removed] . J.j. K. Apr 19, 2016 12:01 PM
Correction to the Amazon link for the book for the next UX Book Club Lunch meetup - The correct Amazon link for purchasing the book " UX for Lean Startups: Faster, Smarter User Experience Research and Design" by Laura Klein is  Anuja Apr 18, 2016 11:33 PM
UX Book Club Lunch : UX for Lean Startups: Faster, Smarter User Experience Research and Design by Laura Klein - Hello all, The votes are in for our next book for the UX Book Club Lunch! We will be discussing :  UX for Lean Startups: Faster, Smarter User Experience Research and Design  by Laura Klein Anuja Apr 18, 2016 10:52 PM
Request for Feedback: Chatbot UX Approach for - Hi fellow UI/ Trent B. Apr 18, 2016 9:09 AM
Please vote for the April/May Book Club Lunch Book - Hello all, You probably haven't seen my name here before! I am helping out Mihir with the UX Book Club Meet Up for the month. I look forward to meeting you in our upcoming UX Book Club lunch on April 26, 2016. Anuja Apr 15, 2016 5:09 PM
Join us on Thursday - Hi SBUXers, Just a reminder to join us at AppFolio this Thursday evening to hear Meg Cramer and Krishna Vadrevu talk to us about UX and Single Page Applications. Read more about the event and RSV J.j. K. Apr 12, 2016 7:22 PM
Book Club Lunch : Designing for People by Henry Dreyfuss - The results of the survey are in.  We will be discussing Designing for People by Henry Dreyfuss. Here's a link to the amazon listing if you want to order it from there, or get the kindle book:  Mihir P. Mar 5, 2016 7:52 PM
Please vote for the March Book Club Lunch Book - Hello all, Please take a moment to cast your vote for next lunch club's book­h2016 If you have a suggestion for a Mihir P. Mar 1, 2016 1:45 PM
Book Club Lunch : 100 things every designer needs to know about people by Susan Weinschenk - Hello all, The results of the survey are in.  We will be discussing 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know about People by Susan Weinschenk. Here's a link to the amazon listing if you want to order it from there, or g Mihir P. Jan 25, 2016 10:13 AM
Happy Hour Thursday - Hi Folks, This month's Happy Hour is happening on Thursday at M. Special Brewery  in Goleta.  Hope to see you there! Best, J.J. J.j. K. Jan 25, 2016 9:43 AM
Please vote for February's Book Club Lunch Book - Hello all,  Please take a moment to cast your vote for next lunch club's book­016 If you have a suggestion for a book to read, please bring Mihir P. Jan 22, 2016 9:06 AM
Meetup details changed: UX Book Club Lunch - I've updated this Meetup. For this year's first Book Club Lunch, we will talk about UX in 2015, trends, and thoughts about where UX is going to be in 2016. We shall also pick a book to read for the next Meetup. For Mihir P. Jan 13, 2016 9:34 PM
Front End Developer / Contract at AppFolio - ::: Front-End Developer (Independent Contractor) ::: AppFolio is looking for an experienced front-end developer (independent contractor) to support our online marketing J.j. K. Jan 11, 2016 1:56 PM
SB Agile Event Tonight - "Intro to Clean Language" - Happy New Year SBUXers! I apologize for the late notice, but in case you're interested our friends over at the SB Agile Meetup Group are hosting a speaker event tonight at Citrix up in Goleta. J.j. K. Jan 6, 2016 11:28 AM
iOS developer help - Kejun X. Oct 5, 2015 4:54 PM
Book Club Book: Interviewing Users by Steve Portigal. - The results of the poll are in. We had 9 total votes and the winner of this poll is I nterviewing Users: How to Uncover Compelling Insights by Steve Portigal ( Amazon link:  Mihir P. Oct 3, 2015 9:04 AM
Last Call: Vote for the next book. Voting ends tonight! - Hello all. Quick reminder here. Please vote for the next book for our Book Club at­veys/SBUXBCOct13/ Mihir P. Oct 2, 2015 1:56 PM
UX Book Club Lunch: Oct 13 : Book Vote! - Hello all, Here's the link to vote for next time's book club lunch book­veys/SBUXBCOct13 Please RSVP for the meetup here:  Mihir P. Sep 29, 2015 4:03 PM
UX Book Club Lunch Sept 28 | Next time's book poll. - A quick reminder to everyone who's coming for tomorrow's Book Club Lunch.  Our venue has changed to Paxti's Pizza at  515 State St. I'll send out a link to vote on next time's book tomorrow, but in the meantime, her Mihir P. Sep 28, 2015 5:33 PM
UX Book Club Lunch : Sept 1 : Usable Usability by Eric Reiss - Hello all,  The results of the vote are in. We'll be reading Usable Usability by Eric Reiss. Mihir P. Aug 23, 2015 8:51 AM
Vote for the next UX Book Club Lunch Book - Hello!  Have you voted for the next reading for our UX book club? You may do so here:­veys/SBUXBCaug15/ RSVP for the event at :­etup/events/224724 Mihir P. Aug 21, 2015 9:54 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] UX Lunch Book Club : 1 Sept 2015 - The meetup event link, which did not get hot-linked in the previous email:­etup/events/224724845/  Mihir P. Aug 18, 2015 2:38 PM
UX Lunch Book Club : 1 Sept 2015 - Hello everyone! I've got a survey up for the next UX Book Club Lunch that will happen on Sept 1, 2015, Noon at Sojourner Cafe. You can RSVP here to stay updated about the event:­-UX-Meetup/events/224724845/ Mihir P. Aug 18, 2015 2:29 PM
Lunch Book Club: Hooked: How to Build Habit Forming Products by Nir Eyal - The votes are in, and it's been a unanimous choice to read Nir Eyal's Hooked: How to Build Habit Forming Products by Nir Eyal. (Amazon link:­oked-How-Build-Habit-Forming-P­roducts/dp/1591847788/) In case you hav Mihir P. Jul 27, 2015 8:24 PM
Survey link for UX Lunch Book Club - Hello, I missed out on adding the survey link in the last email. Here it is:  Best, Mihir Mihir P. Jul 24, 2015 4:18 PM
UX Lunch Book Club : 4 August 2015 - Hello everyone! I've got a survey up for the next UX Book Club Lunch that will happen on August 4, 2015, Noon at Cafe Himalaya. You can RSVP here to stay updated about the event:  Mihir P. Jul 24, 2015 9:16 AM
In need of strong UX person for freelance work - Hello, Kris W. Jul 1, 2015 5:30 PM
Happy Hour Tomorrow @ The Merc - Hi All! Just a reminder that we have our monthly happy hour at the Mercury Lounge in Goleta tomorrow (Thursday) at 5:30pm.  Please take a moment to update your RSVP so I can give them a heads up to make space on the back J.j. K. Jun 24, 2015 1:52 PM
Next Tuesday - UX Lunch Book Club - "Why We Fail: Learning from Experience" - Just a reminder that the first lunch session to discuss "Why We Fail: Learning from Experience" ( Amazon link ) was moved to next Tuesday. RS Josh M Jun 19, 2015 10:48 AM
Talk Tonight at AppFolio - Hi All, We're looking forward to having Steve Fisher here this evening to give his talk. I just wanted to check in to let you all know that there will be pizza at the event, and also to ask yo J.j. K. May 18, 2015 10:31 AM
Next Week's Talk by Steve Fisher - Hi SBUXers! Next Monday we have Steve Fisher in town who has graciously offered to give the latest (and presumably greatest) of his many insightful and influential talks in the field of UX. Check J.j. K. May 11, 2015 5:12 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] UX and Product Job Opportunities at AppFolio, Full Time/Internship - Hi, J.J., Thanks for the heads up! I actually just a Susie Mar 30, 2015 6:34 PM
UX and Product Job Opportunities at AppFolio, Full Time/Internship - Hi Folks, AppFolio is growing like crazy, and I wanted to share some opportunities with the group. We are currently looking for summer interns  in both Product Management and User Experienc J.j. K. Mar 30, 2015 6:28 PM
Seeking AngularJS Programmer - A local company in town is looking for a strong Angular JS Programmer to join their team.  Please email Mark Evans at  [address removed] for more info! Best, J.J. J.j. K. Jan 29, 2015 3:26 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - JJ -  I'm looking for product feedback. I can also provide the same. Thanks ! Sam Sperling On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 Sam S. Nov 13, 2014 9:35 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - I have be Jack R. Nov 11, 2014 10:26 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - I have a mobile product I am currently designing and would love to get involved. However, I am not a software engineer and I only have screen shots that I created in powerpoint. This is my first product I am designing so any feedback would PLekai Nov 11, 2014 10:09 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - That's an interested idea, Brandt.  Those of us with a UX background could teach a multi-day workshop on how to set up a product "test" to elicit rich feedback and how to synthesize that feedback into something actionable.  J.j. K. Nov 11, 2014 10:01 AM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - I really like the idea of show and tell but its a very daunting prospect - every day we have to sell our work to business units or clients. These entities only understand the process so much and are relying on our professional knowledge. Th Brandt S. Nov 10, 2014 5:31 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - JJ, I seem to have an uncanny knack for being out of town during these events. I have a product that is still in developme Benjamin Nov 10, 2014 5:02 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - I have Burke F. Nov 10, 2014 4:43 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - Preview not available Clara E. Nov 10, 2014 3:38 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - Hey everyone i'm new to the group. I would be up for volunteering products and giving feedback. Most of the products that i help design are SEO focused and concentrate almost purely on engagement with relatively simple ux, but i would d karl k. Nov 10, 2014 3:01 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - I'm bumping up this conversation, as it didn't seem to get much traction.  I think, for an idea like this to work, we would need both the presenters of the products and the interested volunteers to provide feedback.  We could have J.j. K. Nov 10, 2014 2:32 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Event Idea - Sounds Burke F. Nov 1, 2014 1:05 PM
Event Idea - Hi SBUXers, One of our members, Derren, had this idea for a group event: J.j. K. Oct 31, 2014 5:50 PM
10 Reasons You Should Register for Startup Weekend - Hello SBUXers! I wanted to take a pause from the day to promote a pretty amazing event that is happening next month, right here in Santa Barbara.  I'm talking about the 4th Annual Startup Weekend: J.j. K. Oct 16, 2014 6:25 PM
Meetup details changed: UX Book Club - now on October 28th - Hi everyone, In order to better accommodate scheduling conflicts, the next book club has moved to Tuesday, October 28th. Hope to see you there! - Josh I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: Josh M Oct 9, 2014 9:19 AM
Please Welcome Laura Smith! - Happy Fall SBUXers! It's my pleasure to announce that Laura Smith (UX Lead @ Invoca) has joined Josh Morse and I as an Organizer of the Santa Barbara User Experience Meetup Group.  We're thrilled to have another J.j. K. Sep 25, 2014 7:18 PM
Re: [SB-UX-Meetup] Book Club Next Week - That is excellent feedback, Mark.  I haven't attended any of the meetings so I don't know how Josh structured them but I will definitely pass the info. Thanks! J.J. J.j. K. Sep 8, 2014 10:30 AM
Book Club Next Week - Hi Gang, We have had no RSVPs to next week's book club announcement, which is surprising.  Mixed with another communication problem we may have had a couple of weeks ago, I'm beginning to wonder if this means people may not be receiving the ri J.j. K. Sep 4, 2014 5:56 PM
Primary Research and User Design Intern Needed - Hello SB UXers, If you are interested in learning the design research process (primary research) and applying findings to product iteration, we will be going through this process for a start up out of Santa Monica in late July early August (for appr Tamera P. Jul 14, 2014 10:01 AM
In need of strong UX person for freelance work - Preview not available Kris W. Jul 2, 2014 4:51 PM
Book Club Tomorrow at Finch and Fork - Hi All, I'm looking forward to seeing everyone at the Finch & Fork tomorrow for our first book club meeting!  Just an FYI that we'll be seated in the private room in the back (the room sits right on the corner of Carrillo and Chapala).  A J.j. K. Jun 9, 2014 11:57 AM
Book Club next Tuesday, Mobile First by Luke W. - Hi Folks, We still have 4 open spots for our book club meeting next Tuesday at Finch & Fork.  $20 includes lunch and a drink: ht J.j. K. Jun 2, 2014 6:02 PM
RightScale Open House on Monday, June 9 - RightScale is hosting an open house on  Monday, June 9  at our Santa Barbara head Josh M Jun 2, 2014 1:47 PM

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