Member Since July 2022
Adrienne is the Chief Operating Officer at Usability Sciences, previously serving as the Director of Design Thinking. She's an expert in Human-Centered Design, Design Thinking strategy and facilitation, and generative User Experience research. In her role as Chief Operating Officer, Adrienne leads research operations, marketing, and business development.
Aug 24, 2023
Keep your eyes on the prize by applying these 18 tips. While success is attainable at various levels in a person's career, it doesn't just happen overnight—you have to work for it. You may even hit some bumps in the road along your journey, but any thought leader who has been in the game for a long time knows that business challenges and even failures are simply a part of the learning process. Here, 18 Fast Company Executive Board members offer their advice to other professionals who are trying to reach their short-term goals of the moment—both professional and personal.
With ingenuity and determination, you can make UX research and design more accessible, even in underfunded organizations.
UX research should be a non-negotiable part of your product development strategy.
While personal preference may lean towards one method, a successful research strategy requires a combination of qualitative and quantitative approaches.
While I personally love seeing them in the trenches alongside user researchers, my hope is that product managers will assume their roles and positions at the helm of the ship.
Usability Sciences Corporation
Usability Sciences is a User Experience research firm, leading the industry for more than 30 years. They provide full-service user research services with in-house recruiting, moderators, and usability labs.