Steve Portigal helps companies harness the strategic power of user research.


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Doorbells, Danger, and Dead Batteries: User Research War Stories

Doorbells, Danger, and Dead Batteries examines the bizarre, comic, tragic, and generally astonishing experiences that researchers have out in the field.


Upcoming Events

ProductCamp PolandInterviewing Users: Uncovering Compelling Insights (workshop), Stop Solving Problems (keynote)
June 7 – 9, Gdynia, Poland

uxWaterloo – Soft Skills Are Hard (presentation)
June 13, remote

Mind the ProductUser Research Interviews (workshop)
July 16 – 17, San Francisco

UX Week – We’ve Done All This Research, Now What? (workshop)
August 21 – 24, San Francisco

UX AustraliaInterviewing Users: Uncovering Compelling Insights (workshop), Stop Solving Problems! (talk)
August 28 – 31, Melbourne, Australia