Conceptual design view of designer Vs End User Mental Perception – The proper balance for product success

The book “Emotional Design” by Don Norman talks about seamless message flow between the designer and end user for a truly successful product design.

The conceptual design of the designer should resonate with the mental view of the end user of the product for the product to be a grand success.

The way this message gets communicated has been mentioned as the system image. A truly great product would involve a proper prototype thorough testing and redesign in an iterative manner.

A truly illuminating concept brought out by the author linking human brain’s perception of a product.