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Ycast Webinar: User Experience 101: Add this Skill to Your Toolkit and Grow Your Career

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Moderating/Facilitation |  Research Design
Abby Leafe
1 Hour
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Aug 16, 2018

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User experience (UX) research continues to grow by leaps and bounds. And there’s no big mystery about how to do it; your qualitative research skills not only translate brilliantly to UX research, qualitative researchers in fact bring something to the table that traditional UX researchers don’t. This presentation will explore the basics of UX research, and provide some practical insight and guidance to those who are thinking about adding UX to their résumé or practice. 

Topics to be covered include:

  • What is UX?
  • How is it used within organizations?
  • How do my qualitative skills apply to UX?
  • Tips and tricks for running your first UX project
  • Careers in UX – Insights from working professionals on how to use UX to build your résumé and grow your career


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Abby Leafe is the principal of New Leafe Research, a boutique qualitative research firm in Newtown, PA. She has been a practitioner of qualitative research for over 20 years after starting her career in advertising. She has conducted research in dozens of categories for brands ranging from global financial institutions to local not-for-profit organizations. Her first focus group was in a chat room in 1999, so she’s always loved being on the bleeding edge of technology for qual.