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Under what circumstances should usability be considered when designing and development a product or tool? 


How? 

When?

Where? 

Why?

WHO?!


3 Comments

  1. Unknown User (chungyihou@usgs.gov)

    Hi Unknown User (jburnett@usgs.gov), I can provide a resource review for this topic. With the review, I can highlight resources that provide How/When/Where/Why/Who by discussing the following:

    • Integrating usability testing when designing and developing a product/tool 
    • Including usability principles and techniques time- and cost-effectively
    • Fostering user-centered approach within a project team/throughout the project lifecycle

    If this all sounds good to you, I can tentatively schedule this for January. 

    Thanks, Sophie

  2. Unknown User (jburnett@usgs.gov)

    Perhaps this falls under Langseth's request: Usability -- before, during, or after design?