Practical Introduction to User Research

Develop a solid foundation in user experience (UX) research. Discover what a UX researcher does and how research can come to your rescue during product conception, design, and development.


In this workshop, practical, real-world examples are examined to help participants learn to choose the most suitable methods to answer key research questions and successfully utilize a variety of research approaches throughout the design and development process, from planning to execution and analysis.


This workshop is ideal for team members in the following roles.

  • Project managers
  • Product managers
  • UI/UX designers
  • Software developers
  • Anyone in your organization who participates in digital product development


  • Understand the role of a user-experience researcher
  • Appreciate the value of user research during product conception, design, and development
  • Distinguish between common research methods
  • Identify the appropriate research method for different scenarios
  • Practice the steps involved in conducting research throughout the product development process, from planning to analysis
  • Kick-start your own research by putting your new skills into practice

Duration & Format

4 hours

This workshop can be conducted at your location or in our Midwest training lab (12140 Woodcrest Executive Drive; St. Louis, MO. 63141).

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