Garrett Polifka is a User Experience Team Lead with fifteen years experience in the creative industry; ranging from marketing to front-end development as well as software design. At Paylocity, Garrett is responsible for contributing to the organization’s design system, Citrus, while leading a design team. His team is involved with the evolution of their industry-leading, cloud-based payroll, and human capital management software, within their Talent suite. Garrett prides himself on his desire to consume more information than an average 1984 computer could handle each day.
UX Camp Fall 2018
EQ + Design: Elevating the Design Process
Emotional intelligence is a core competency that we should all explore to foster stronger bonds as a community. By being mindful of the moment, now, we’re better-prepared to sense emotions within. Through self-awareness, we can harness a shared power to work together more efficiently. Being more aware of ourselves through emotional intelligence, we can shape our perceptions and become a more mindful participant in the design process.