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  • Video: Adventurous Usability Techniques for the Seasoned Pro

    I was thrilled to present at the Webstock Conference in Wellington, New Zealand. In addition to teaching the Usability Bootcamp workshop, I presented my short presentation, Adventurous Usability Techniques for the Seasoned Pro. Thanks to the fantastic organizers of Webstock, you can now watch the video of my presentation: Adventurous Usability Techniques for the Seasoned Pro. What novel techniques do you use to evaluate your designs? I’d love to hear from you.

  • Miss my talk at the Confab Conference? Join me for a free online tutorial on July 14th

    Design Sprints - Looking to achieve breakthrough design approaches in just days?

    This May, I was thrilled to present at Confab, Brain Traffic's wonderful conference for content strategists. In my presentation, I shared techniques that content strategists can start using immediately to assess how well their work impacts a design or product's success. If you couldn't attend this fantastic conference, you can still hear the techniques I shared at the event –– many only practiced by the most adventuresome designers, usability professionals, and content strategists. On July…
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  • March 24th Free Online Tutorial: Advanced Usability Techniques for the Seasoned Pro

    Usability research is pretty straight forward. Find some users, put them in front of a design, have them execute a task or two, take some notes, write a report, and call it a night, right? Not quite. There are many advanced techniques which, when implemented effectively, can drastically improve the success of your research. On March 24th, I will be presenting a free online tutorial to share these techniques with you: Advanced Usability Techniques for…
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  • Speaking at the Kana Customer Summit and Hosting a Social Hour in Boston

    On April 13th, I’m very excited to be speaking at the Kana Software Customer Summit in Boston, MA. In my presentation, I’ll be sharing Perfetti Media’s most recent user and usability testing findings with everyone.

  • Teaching full-day workshop at the User Interface 13 Conference

    This October, I’ll be teaching the full-day workshop, Product Usability: Survival Techniques, at the UI Conference in Cambridge, Massachusetts. I will be discussing the most successful techniques for incorporating usability practices into the development process. The highlight of the day is the design exercise where attendees create a working interface in only a few hours — and usability test it with real users. If you register for the conference, and use the promotion code PERFETTI,…
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