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The Manager's guide to 1:1's

The 30 minute method to establish trust, foster mutual purpose,
and help your team achieve their goals.

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unplan your career

Identify the work that fuels you, reflect on the principles that guide your preferences, and activate advisors for taking the next step in your career.

About Abi

Abi Jones leads a team of designers and researchers in Google Health, an organization that works across a variety of medical specialties to dramatically improve the availability and accuracy of medical services, with a focus on cancer, skin conditions, and eye disease.

Prior to joining Google’s research arm, Abi co-founded a startup within Area 120, Google’s internal incubator, and led design for products in Google’s Security & Privacy, Fiber, and Search teams. Her long-term focus is collaborative tools for people using machine-learning systems.

See her full speaker profile at Women Talk Design

EVENTS

March 2021 @ Leading Design Festival

The Manager's Guide to 1:1's

Learn how to make your 1:1's a success. From establishing trust, creating mutual purpose, and helping your team achieve their goals, you'll get insight into the journey from starting 1:1's with ICs to Manager-of-manager and cross-functional 1:1's // Tickets

What's next: The Unplanner's Guide to Career Development

Identify the work that fuels you, reflect on the principles that guide your preferences, and activate advisors for taking the next step in your career.

  • Interactive: NH UXPA // Dec 9, 2020 // Tickets
  • Interactive: U Toronto UX Grad Program // Nov 6, 2020
  • Keynote: Chicago UX Camp // Oct 17, 2020 // Watch the keynote
  • South Bay UX Meetup // Sept 8, 2020 // Catch the meetup

Now booking talks & interactive sessions for 2021

Availability starts April 2021. See Abi's full speaker profile at Women Talk Design or get in touch via this site to discuss your conference, meetup, or custom event today.

Previous talks

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Information Futures

Keynote: World IA Day Boston 2019
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How we talk and How machines listen

UX Days Tokyo, UX London, UX Lisbon, O’Reilly Design

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Voice & Gesture

Interactions, BayCHI,
IA Conference
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Science takes a team

Keynote: UCSC Science Internship 10th anniversary
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For and Against Consistency

Clarity Conference,
AIGA lecture series
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Contextual Design: Shaping experiences with sensors

UIE Virtual Seminar, Expert Series

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