Practical Usability Testing (13 Feb 2006)
Your first usability test will probably feel very daunting. Donít worry, if youíve planned accordingly, your test script should guide you from the moment you sit down.
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Throughout the remainder of the session, you have to be on your toes and completely engaged with the participant. The only way youíre going to improve your moderation skills is to practice, but I can offer some practical advice.Add this article to Del.icio.us