How to facilitate a usability test?

Usability test facilitation is a core UX skill and here is a blog post I published last year on the previous incarnation of my blog. Last week I had the pleasure of running some training and mentoring for facilitating usability tests. I have been able to gain a lot of...

Melbourne Geek Night

On Monday night I had the pleasure of presenting at the July Melbourne Geek night. It is a great event put on by the team at Thirst Studios which covers a bunch of tech topics. This month featured 3 presentations on UX. There was a great presentation by Matt Magain of...

How the SUS will turn you into a UX super hero?

I have been a huge fan of the SUS (System Usability Scale) for a number of years now and found it to be a powerful tool when communicating feedback on the usability of an interface. The SUS can be the tool that gives you super powers. I’m sure all UXers and product...

Surveys for UX

A few years back we provided a an article on using surveys in user experience (UX) for the excellent UX Mastery. The piece covers what a survey is, how they can benefit the design process, what to consider before writing a survey, creating an effective survey (writing...