Over the weekend, I was cleaning and organizing my Dropbox files and came across this fun gem from my grad school days. It was a quick, in-class, brainstorming project where we broke into groups of 3 or 4 people, and had to come up with, and tell a story using only images. And those images could only be created using construction paper, scissors, and a glue stick.
I have an MFA in merchandising and I get asked the question of how it relates to my current career semi-frequently. For many people, there's a disconnect between merchandising and UX, but not for me.