Make an easy £120 – Grab 3 friends and help research a new social messaging platform

We’re doing some research on a new social communication platform and need your help. More specifically – we need you and three friends you communicate with regularly online. It’s a bit of an extended research project and you’ll need to be available for an interview in London between 17-20 December, and then again in the new year on the 7th or 8th of January and…

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DIY User Research :: My BarCamp Presentation

| View | Upload your own This weekend I went to BarCamp and it was great. Always good to catch up with fellow campers and hear what’s on their minds. What was on my mind this weekend was DIY User Research – you can see my slides above. This took me a little out of my comfort zone as I resolved not to say ‘it…

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Design Ethics – Encouraging responsible behaviour

I got a call from my bank, HSBC, the other morning. The call started something like this. Rob: ‘Hi, this is Rob from HSBC. Before I can continue this conversation I need to confirm some security details with you. Can you tell me your date of birth please’. Leisa: ‘You must be kidding Rob. I have no reason to believe that you really work for…

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