UX Writing As A Team Of One With Axel Viersac @Talend

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How do you go from being the person who โ€œchecks the wordsโ€ to an active product team member that contributes to a better user experience?ย 

Alex at Talend, a company creating software for data analysts, is right in the middle of this process. In this episode of Writers in Tech, he shares the processes and resources heโ€™s using to build relations and educate people about UX writing.

Hereโ€™s what we talked about:

  • Building relationships [3.47]
  • Being a mentor [6.40]
  • The tech industry and the recent layoffs [8.07]
  • Proving the value of UX writingย  [10.35]
  • Copy management in Figma [15.40]
  • Developing a content design system [16.39]
  • Professional resources [22.00]ย 

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Books recommended by Axel:

The business of UX writing by Yael Ben David

Leading content design by Rachel McConnell

The New Rhetoric: A treatise on argumentation by Chaim Perelman and Lucie Olbrechts-Tyteca

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