Slides and task model diagram from our UXBristol workshop

Thanks to everyone who came and participated in our UXBristol workshop today. There was a good buzz and we’ve got plenty of ideas to work through to work out our next steps as we move from the discovery stage to the alpha stage. We’ll be posting up all the outputs from the workshop soon. In […]

How does a recruiter support the participant journey?

If we conclude that the journey for a participant looks something like this; People find out about opportunities to take part in research through newsletters, social media, friends telling them about it or being contacted directly. These people then get in contact with someone (researcher or recruiter) to organise taking part in the research, finding […]

A great day researching research

Today, as part of our Participant Discovery, we conducted five 30 minute telephone research interviews. Based on our agreed criteria, People for Research screened and recruited our participants, and we ran the sessions from People Thinking’s Bristol-based office. We drank quite a bit of coffee. Sometimes in the sunshine. Ben was the lead interviewer, with […]

What’s it like to be a user research participant?

And how can understanding this help us improve our research and the insight we gain from it? This is what we’re working on over the next couple of months. Today is our kick-off day. We’re in Cardiff where there’s coffee and wifi. This morning we were in The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, […]