The Informed Life podcast explores how people organize information to get things done. Most episodes consist of a half-hour interview with a guest about issues relevant to people who organize and design information systems. Check out the show’s website for show notes and transcripts.

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Episodes

Ep Topic Date
75 Hans Krueger on the Cycle of Emotions Nov 21, 2021
74 Annie Murphy Paul on The Extended Mind Nov 7, 2021
73 Patrick Tanguay on Newsletter Curation Oct 24, 2021
72 Nathan Shedroff on Foodicons Oct 10, 2021
71 Sunni Brown on Deep Self Design Sep 26, 2021
70 Karl Fast on Interactionism, part 2 Sep 12, 2021
69 Karl Fast on Interactionism, part 1 Aug 29, 2021
68 Mags Hanley on Career Architecture Aug 15, 2021
67 Listener questions Aug 1, 2021
66 Jim Kalbach on Jobs to Be Done Jul 18, 2021
65 Udhaya Kumar Padmanabhan on India Jul 4, 2021
64 Sarah Barrett on Architectural Scale Jun 20, 2021
63 Sophia Prater on Object Oriented UX Jun 6, 2021
62 Alla Weinberg on Work Culture May 23, 2021
61 Jeff Sussna on Customer Value Charting May 9, 2021
60 Kat Vellos on Friendship Apr 25, 2021
59 Matt LeMay on One Page / One Hour Apr 11, 2021
58 Jesse James Garrett on Leadership and IA Mar 28, 2021
57 Ben Mosior on Wardley Maps Mar 13, 2021
56 Margot Bloomstein on Trust Feb 28, 2021
55 Hà Phan on Product Leadership Feb 14, 2021
54 Kourosh Dini on DEVONthink Jan 31, 2021
53 Jason Ulaszek on Healing Social Rifts Jan 17, 2021
52 Grace Lau on IA Events Jan 3, 2021
51 Cheryl Platz on Multimodality Dec 20, 2020
50 Brian Breslin on Building Community Dec 6, 2020
49 Phillip Hunter on Design for Conversation Nov 22, 2020
48 Caroline Crampton on Curation Nov 8, 2020
47 Peter Morville on Emancipating IA Oct 25, 2020
46 Jeff Johnson on Design for Aging Oct 11, 2020
45 Tanya Rabourn on Ethnography Sep 27, 2020
44 Alexis Lloyd on the Granularity of Media Sep 14, 2020
43 Rob Haisfield on Roam Aug 30, 2020
42 Nataly Restrepo on Food Design Aug 16, 2020
41 Arvind Venkataramani on Rituals Aug 2, 2020
40 Heather Hedden on Taxonomies Jul 19, 2020
39 Stephen P. Anderson on Cognitive Environments Jul 5, 2020
38 Andy Polaine on Service Design Jun 21, 2020
37 Audrey Crane on Design in Organizations Jun 7, 2020
36 Louis Rosenfeld on Virtual Conferences May 24, 2020
35 Matt Nish-Lapidus on Art May 10, 2020
34 Ren Pope on Ontologies Apr 26, 2020
33 Abby Covert on Remote Work Apr 12, 2020
32 Aynne Valencia on Work Cycles Mar 29, 2020
31 Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz on the Long-term View Mar 15, 2020
30 Christian Crumlish on Product Management Mar 1, 2020
29 Maria Giudice on Purpose Feb 16, 2020
28 Peter Merholz on the Structure of Organizations Feb 2, 2020
27 Cyd Harrell on Design for the Long-term Jan 19, 2020
26 Andrew Hinton on Language and Environments Jan 5, 2020
25 Mary Parks on Voice User Interfaces Dec 21, 2019
24 Michael J. Metts on Writing as Design Dec 8, 2019
23 Carol Smith on Artificial Intelligence Nov 24, 2019
22 Andrea Mignolo on Designerly Ways of Being Nov 10, 2019
21 Vanessa Foss on Event Planning Oct 27, 2019
20 Chris Chandler on Design Ethics Oct 13, 2019
19 Eduardo Ortiz on Social Impact Sep 29, 2019
18 Thomas Dose on Music Collections Sep 15, 2019
17 Rachel Price on Improvisation Sep 1, 2019
16 MJ Broadbent on Graphic Recording Aug 18, 2019
15 Jeff Sussna on Cybernetics Aug 4, 2019
14 Lis Hubert on Intentional Living Jul 21, 2019
13 Ariel Waldman on Antarctica Jul 7, 2019
12 Kim Lenox on Leadership Jun 23, 2019
11 Lisa Welchman on Governance Jun 9, 2019
10 Peter Morville on Seductive Information May 26, 2019
9 Jessica Ivins on Getting Things Done May 12, 2019
8 Trip O’Dell on Dyslexia Apr 28, 2019
7 Donna Lichaw on Stories Apr 14, 2019
6 Beck Tench on Tinderbox Mar 31, 2019
5 Kevin M. Hoffman on Proposals Mar 17, 2019
4 Andrea Kates on Innovation Mar 3, 2019
3 Fabricio Teixeira on Publishing Feb 17, 2019
2 Gretchen Anderson on Writing Feb 3, 2019
1 Louis Rosenfeld on Managing Jan 20, 2019
0 Introduction Jan 16, 2019