"Putting the User First, Remotely" at Cengage Learning ... and Your Company
Washtenaw Community College
- Time & Place
Join us September 22, 2010 as Mark Thompson-Kolar, speaks on remote user testing.
In today's era of agile methods -- when software is developed quickly in sprints and ease of use often is crucial for success in a fierce marketplace -- companies of all sizes benefit from hearing users' input early and often.
Learn how remote user testing can help guide programming teams. Mark will discuss how remote user testing was done at Cengage Learning and offer suggestions about how your company can put these methods to work.
Mark Thompson-Kolar is a master's student at the University of Michigan in the School of Information where he is studying information architecture, interface usability and content strategy. Before his current studies, he was a newspaper editor, designer and manager for 18 years at daily news media companies in Michigan and Indiana. He has prior bachelor's and graduate degrees from University of Michigan.