I'm Sarah Harrison, a UX designer, mentor, and lean process coach in San Francisco. I'm passionate about empowering creative team members, creating a sustainable work culture, and working together to solve problems that matter.
I mentor teams and individuals to grow creative skills and confidence in their abilities as a user-centered product designer.
I work with designers, product managers, founders, and even a few VCs who want to learn UX design to enhance their business, navigate a career change, or grow as leaders in their fields. Learn more →
How I can help
I'll work with you & your team to develop creative processes that empower the hell out of you & maximize your creative potential.
I'll help your team brainstorm, design, iterate, prototype, and test innovative solutions to specific problems your business faces.
Recent articles I've written:
Instead of prioritizing by politics, with each team member lobbying for his or her own views and trying to argue, sometimes emotionally, for what he or she thinks is right, use a simple tool that will allow you and your team to think about your tasks from two simple lenses: How much effort will this take to complete, and how much impact will it make on your company? It takes away some of the subjective elements and helps get everyone into a similar frame of mind, so everyone can come together and make decisions peacefully.
There are many great tips for making meetings more productive (or eliminating them altogether.) One of these productivity enhancing tips includes making sure the meeting has an owner and an agenda. I’d like to share with you a simple tool to work that agenda.
Stick to what’s familiar. Life is about doing the same thing all the time so you can have a predictable income and schedule and not have to worry or fear the unknown. Just keep going until you get old and die, and nobody will have any complaints about you.
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