Suggested Story auto-populates a dashboard of charts based upon the measures and dimensions the user chooses, and can provide nearly instant data.
Product Strategy, Concept Design, Wireframes, High-resolution Mockups & Prototypes, First-time Experience, Low Touch
Alex works at a medium-sized company and doesn't mind working in the cloud. He's looking for structure to help organize the financial planning of his business. He's new to SAP.
Looking at how difficult it was to create a chart through the information architecture, it was much more clear how to move forward. Here, I used sketches, wireframes and high-fidelity specs to convey my design. In the future, it's possible that machine learning could be used to offer dashboard suggestions based upon the user's patterns.
It's easy to get bogged down into thinking about one very small aspect of a product. Always take a moment to gain a broader perspective about how the customer might need core workflows.
Every design will eventually get improved or redesigned by teammates. This evolution is good for me as a designer and also the product.
As a SAAS cloud product, it's important that new users can use the product easily, and quickly get results.
I enjoy thinking about first-time experience from a wholistic approach. This will continue to be a topic of growth for me.