5 Fuzzy Math Clients Made the List: Chicago’s Top 100 Digital Companies

You read that correctly. Just yesterday, builtinchicago.org posted its list of the Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago, which included five companies we proudly consider our friends. They are: Fieldglass, Vibes, NCSA Athletic Recruiting, ifbyphone, and VHT, and they do some amazing work. You should check them out. Something we found noteworthy in the original article… Read more »

Project Spotlight: Chicago Architecture Foundation – Interaction Concepting and Interface Design

This is the third and final entry in our series discussing how Fuzzy Math is helping the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) with its Discover Design initiative. During the research and synthesis phases, Discover Design’s challenges were constructively reframed, and the goals were identified and validated. The next logical step was to figure out how to effectively move forward; hence, it became time to… Read more »

In the Tradition of Tutelage…

Here at Fuzzy Math, we like to learn about students who are entering the field of user experience (UX) design and do our best to guide and influence them in the right direction. What better way to do this than to take a trip to a neighborhood college and meet some of these students in… Read more »

Project Spotlight: Chicago Architecture Foundation – Research and Synthesis

This is the second entry in a three-part peek into how Fuzzy Math is helping the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) with their Discover Design initiative. First and foremost, we (Fuzzy Math) and CAF held a kickoff meeting that identified a fundamental premise: that Discover Design’s success was all about winning-over the admiration of teenagers. (If admiration… Read more »

Growing the visual design team

We’re happy to say that the workload on the visual design team has pushed us to add one more to the group. We’re even more excited to say that Julia Jouravel is the newest member of the Fuzzy Math team! After our job posting was up for a couple days, and we reviewed many, many… Read more »

Fuzzy Math Focus: James Laslavic, UX Intern ’14

This summer, we’ve had the pleasure of getting to know James Laslavic, an intern at Fuzzy Math who was as fervid as he was friendly, and as intriguing as he was insightful. James made a lasting, significant impact here at Fuzzy Math through his hard work on the Discover Design project with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, one… Read more »

Project Spotlight: Chicago Architecture Foundation – Project Background

This is the first entry in a three-part peek into how Fuzzy Math is helping Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) with their Discover Design initiative. Fuzzy Math is very excited to work with CAF this summer. Ever since its founding members came together in 1966 to save H. H. Richardson’s masterpiece Glessner House from demolition, CAF has… Read more »

Our Friends at Fieldglass, Inc. Deserve a “Congratulations!”

We are ecstatic to announce that one of our longest-standing clients recently received some amazing news! Fellow Chicagoans and our close friends Fieldglass, Inc., the industry’s largest vendor management system (VMS) provider, joined the Germany-based human resources technology supergiant SAP this spring. The world leader (in terms of revenue) in enterprise software and software-related services*,… Read more »

Fuzzy Math Focus: Paul Halupka, 2014 UX Intern

This post is the first in our “Fuzzy Math Focus” collection, where we highlight a team member or intern (let’s be honest, our interns are also team members, just for a shorter term) and tell you a little bit about this person. Without further ado, we’d like to kick this series off with our most… Read more »

5 years of Fuzzy Math – What’s next?

Last night the FM crew went bowling for our 5 year anniversary. We’re running a skeleton crew with many folks “working” from home today. Last year, for our 4 year anniversary, I wrote a “lessons learned” post. This year I want to address some questions we get: Where are you headed? What’s the next 5… Read more »