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Why Do You Need a UX Researcher on Your Team?

View the original postGone are the days when UX Design was viewed as a single domain. Back then, companies used to hire a single resource under the job title of ‘UX Designer’.  Sometimes, we even saw the atrocious coupling of job descriptions of a UI and UX Designer under the garb of ‘UI/UX Developer’ or […]

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Better Design with UX Rules, and Psychological Research You Need to Know

View the original post I searched for must-read books on UX. There was a book I always put off: Laws of UX. I finally read it and realized that it is linked to… Continue reading on UX Planet »

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4 tips to nail your UX research timelines

View the original post How long is this research really going to take? Continue reading on UX Planet »

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Planning The User Research Pitch

View the original postUnderstanding the reasons behind why so many companies don’t have User Research as a standard activity in their organization Say hello to Mr. Bob. Mr. Bob is a User Researcher with 3 years of experience. In the beginning, when he began his career Mr. Bob also worked as a User Experience Designer […]

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The Financial Times’ Gillian Tett on remote user research

View the original post“We must begin to recognise that when the world does finally emerge from Covid-19 lockdowns, our ways of working will not simply revert to where we were before the pandemic hit. Our attitude to digital tools has shifted permanently, for both good and bad reasons. Entering lockdown has changed us all. T […]

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What does it mean to be a UX Researcher after Bootcamp?

View the original postDesigners transitioning into a full-time researcher role need support more than ever. Design professionals and design Bootcamp students are clueless about the ins and outs of UX research. Some of these design professionals can hire and expand their teams, but they never consider bringing a UX researcher into their design cycle since they […]

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Conducting Remote UX Research from Home

View the original post<p class="author">By <a href="https://www.uxmatters.com/authors/archives/2009/10/jim_ross.php">Jim Ross</a></p> <p>Since March 2020, most of us have had to adjust to working from home because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior to the pandemic, many of us worked from home at least occasionally, but working from home full time is a very different experience. For UX professionals, conducting […]

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UX research for simple waste-sorting in Hanoi

View the original postUX Research for waste-sorting behavior How UX can prevent Hanoi’s urban area from being flooded with garbage. Context According to GSO VN’s data, urban households in Hanoi’s 12 districts disposed of more than 6500 tons of domestic waste daily. It is estimated that by 2030, this figure will reach 12,000 tons per day, […]

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Tips for Conducting Remote UX Research and Testing, Part 2

View the original post<p class="author">By <a href="https://www.uxmatters.com/authors/archives/2006/03/janet_m_six.php">Janet M. Six</a></p> <p>During the COVID-19 pandemic, most UX researchers have shifted to conducting all of their UX research and usability testing remotely. Last month, in the first part this two-part <em>Ask UXmatters</em> series, “<a href="https://www.uxmatters.com/mt/archives/2020/10/tips-for-conducting-remote-ux-research-and-testing-part-1.php" title="Tips for Conducting Remote UX Research and Testing, Part 1">Tips for Conducting Remote […]

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The value of ethnographic research and contextual inquiry

View the original postEthnographic research is the professional practice of stepping outside of one’s own bubble and into someone else’s reality. Contextual inquiry is a method of practicing being present with users. UX professionals use these methods to understand users and the significance and complexity of their contexts, enabling designers to create nuanced experiences that users not only […]