As you may be able to discern from the contents of this weblog, I'm the Program Manager who is responsible for a lot of the overall look-and-feel of the Visual Studio product line. Specifically, I drive User Experience, Shell UI, and Accessibility across Visual Studio.
You've all probably had a chance to work with Visual Studio 2005 a fair amount now that it's been generally available for a few months. I've been spending a great deal of time lately thinking about how we can improve Visual Studio's user experience in a number of areas, and I wanted to get feedback from everyone in the community on this.
Feel free to post a comment on any thoughts you may have, but here's a rough framework you can work from if you feel inclined:
Thanks, everyone! I look forward to reading your comments on this :-)