User Experience

Designing Digital Experiences

By | 2017-09-01T10:38:28+00:00 April 28, 2017|Categories: Experience Design, Innovation Posts, UX Posts, White Papers|Tags: , , , |

Maven Wave’s Approach to Great User Experiences For any business or organization, it’s clear to see that customers and employees are changing; by 2020, people will likely manage 85% of their relationships with little-to-no human interaction. We live in a world that is increasingly social, mobile, and easy to use, with an emerging generation [...]

Why UX Matters

By | 2017-09-01T10:45:37+00:00 October 31, 2016|Categories: Experience Design, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , |

Peter Bartsch, UX Architect As the enterprise is digitally transforming, exceptional UX design is crucial to staying competitive. The essence of good UX is dependent on how the user interacts with the design—usability is vital. We dug deeper into the field of UX with Peter Bartsch, one of our UX Architects, who gave [...]

Consumerization of IT and the Marriage of UX and Agile

By | 2017-09-01T10:52:46+00:00 January 26, 2016|Categories: Experience Design, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

According to a recent Tech Pro Research study, 74% of organizations have or are developing some form of BYOD policy (ZDNet, Jan 2015). Users both inside and outside the four walls of the enterprise want simple and easy to use apps to do their jobs. Data visualization is increasingly playing a role in the management [...]

Making the Case for UX and Agile in Financial Services

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:50+00:00 October 21, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , |

In the April edition of the Maven Wave newsletter (Utilizing Agile and UX for Success in Fin Tech), we detailed Maven Wave’s experience in deploying our expertise in UX and Agile for financial services clients. As the year has progressed, we have seen increased adoption of these precepts and we have learned a great deal about why. [...]

Utilizing Agile and UX for Success in Fin Tech

By | 2016-12-07T09:12:36+00:00 April 20, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , |

With Fin Tech garnering so much attention these days (see our article “Behind the Buzz in Fin Tech"), what are some of the key factors that will determine the winners and the losers in this emerging field? To address that question, Maven Wave and FinTEx Chicago hosted a presentation and panel discussion a few weeks ago. Entitled [...]

Behind the Buzz on Fin Tech

By | 2017-04-13T16:14:07+00:00 January 20, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog, Technology Solutions Posts|Tags: , , , |

As a culture, we place great value in the latest and greatest in products and industries. Now that the cloud is turning from trendy to hoary, the new hot topic is “Fin Tech”. But what is Fin Tech exactly and does it have the possibility to be as transformative as the cloud is proving to [...]

Guiding Technology Trends for 2015

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:53+00:00 January 20, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As we settle into 2015 with a fresh outlook and new goals, we have been following some key technology trends that are shaping the future of our client’s businesses, as well as our own. As the technology landscape continues to evolve rapidly, businesses must remain agile and willing to adapt. Changes in mobile, data security, [...]

Maven Wave Growth Drives Move to New Office and New Visual Brand

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:00+00:00 July 1, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , |

In recent weeks Maven Wave has been named #2 on Crain's Fast Fifty, the Google Enterprise Innovation Partner of the Year, and one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® . Today Maven Wave announces two additional exciting developments in its growth story. First, Maven Wave is announcing another move to new [...]

Chicago Cubs

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:00+00:00 June 4, 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , |

Company Profile The Chicago Cubs are a professional baseball team located in Chicago, Illinois. They are part of the Central Division of Major League Baseball's National League.  Maven Wave's client is the Technology Group within the Cubs organization. Business Situation Cubs employees, former players, current players and their families may request tickets and/or parking for [...]