Kuldeep Kelkar

12 Ways to Grow Your Influence as a User Researcher, UX Leader!

Scaling Your Impact: A Guide to Growing Influence as a User Researcher Most researchers, designers, and product managers want to make an impact, grow their influence, and find job satisfaction in doing so. Believable? I say so....

Dec 5, 2023 13 Min Read UX Research
Kuldeep Kelkar

Open Letter: Unlocking the Power of Upfront Discovery Research in Your Organization

In a recent 1:1 mentorship session, a User Research leader posed a critical question that might resonate with many:  “We regularly conduct usability testing to improve design prototypes and have a great relationship with the design &...

Nov 14, 2023 7 Min Read UX Research
Kuldeep Kelkar

Ever Lost Sleep Over a New Product Launch? Three Rounds of Rapid Usability Testing Can Mitigate Risk for You!

Have you ever worked on a product for months, only to find yourself a mix of excited and anxious as its launch approaches? You’re not alone. I know, I have. Interestingly, my sleep doesn’t suffer due to...

Oct 31, 2023 6 Min Read UX Research
Kuldeep Kelkar

From guesswork to confident decisions. Rapid Usability Testing to answer key questions that product development teams have.

You find yourself in a project kickoff or design review meeting, and I’d venture to guess that most of you have encountered these common questions (outlined below). I’ve certainly been there. Chances are, this is a recurring...

Oct 24, 2023 10 Min Read UX Research
Satyam Kantamneni

From Guesswork to Groundwork: User Research Lays the Foundation

User research can be the most significant value-driving investment a company makes, so why isn’t it standard in every design process? Allow us to dispel some user research rumors and highlight how awesome it is. It’s frustrating...

Sep 14, 2023 10 Min Read UX Research
Elinor Chang

Follow This User Validation Process To Develop A Competitive, High-Value, User-First Product (That Doesn’t Flop)

User validation research is often associated with usability studies or customer surveys, where user feedback on a design or product informs minor improvements before its launch.

Jan 20, 2023 12 Min Read UX Research
Lalatendu Satpathy

Future Proofing Your Business With User Experience Transformation

Imagine five years down the road, when your company is so successful and your customers can't stop talking about you. Learn what tools product leaders need to future proof their products.

Dec 13, 2022 15 Min Read UX Research
Jamie Yoo

User Research is Empathy — the Key To Success In Your Digital Transformation

With the global rush to undergo digital transformation over the past few years, it’s become increasingly difficult to deliver industry-leading products without user research. When functionality and performance are table-stakes, what is the key differentiating factor between...

Nov 7, 2022 15 Min Read UX Research
Elinor Chang

The Logic behind Inspiration Gathering

If you have faced any of these issues while inspiration gathering, this article can help you redirect your energy to search effectively for inspirations and distinguish between those that are actually driving value vs those that are...

Oct 8, 2021 15 Min Read UX Research
Jamie Yoo

5 Ways To Screw Up User Research: What To Watch Out For Before Starting Your Next User Research Project

User research: ask anyone, and you’ll find that the consensus is that it is very important. Whether it’s actually happening or not is another story.

May 22, 2019 9 Min Read UX Research
5 Ways to Screw Up User Research