In this article Dave charts the growth of researcher-as-individual contributor from junior, to mid-level, to senior researcher, and gives us three key axes to assess our own progress.
Finding and scheduling research participants is one of the biggest logistical challenges of UX research. Not to mention then getting those participants to fully engage in research activities. But what about the motivations behind why people take part. How does this affect research results? And what can you do about it?
Amanda Stockwell blew us away in a fast-paced Ask the UXperts session on Slack today.
She talked about how to adapt UX research for Agile, Lean, and Lean Startup environments.
Join ‘UX for Lean Startups’ author Laura Klein in a dedicated Slack channel to discuss the crossover between UX and growth.
We hope you can make this free session, but if you can’t, we’ll ask Laura questions on your behalf. Read on to find out how it all works.
In the latest of our animated techniques videos, Gerry Gaffney gives us some helpful tips on gathering information about our users with contextual enquiry (or site visits).
It’s exciting to see more professionals wanting to research customers to make their services and products fit better. But there’s a lot of confusion about how to choose the most appropriate research methods to suit your goals.
In this article, Indi Young offers practical tips to help you make that decision.
Yesterday Hawk spent an interesting hour in our Campfire chatroom hosting Steve Portigal – author of Interviewing Users: How to Uncover Compelling Insights.
They chatted about using insights to inform design decisions, and a lot of ground was covered! If you missed it, here is a transcript for your reading pleasure.
We’re running a collaborative UX project to design a portfolio for new community member Noquarter and we’re inviting you to join us. This is a unique opportunity to be involved in a project with a group of UX professionals with a wealth of different backgrounds and experiences. Hawk explains more…
Creating a great survey is like designing a great user experience—they become a waste of time and money if the audience is not at the centre of the process.
Chris Gray shows us in this whiteboard animation how to build the kind of survey that will collect the most valuable information from our users.
It’s World Usability Day, and to celebrate, the folks from Optimal Workshop have pulled together the ultimate UX and Marketing Toolkit, worth $30,000.
Here’s how this amazing collection of tools could be yours.