Marieke McCloskey, a User Experience Specialist with Nielsen Norman Group, draws on her extensive experience researching human behavior to help organizations improve the usability of their applications, websites, and intranets. Her strategy workshops help organizations understand their users and leverage this audience analysis to build a competitive user experience. She has consulted with clients in a wide range of industries, including e-commerce, health care, finance, education, and non-profit. Read more about Marieke
February 23, 2014
Intranets are improving findability and discoverability by organizing content by task, using megamenus, offering wayfinding cues, and providing shortcuts.
January 12, 2014
Guidelines for usability test tasks: engage participants by writing task scenarios that are realistic, encourage an action, and don’t give away how the interface should be used.
December 8, 2013
Learn how to use tools like ethnio and GoToMeeting to recruit participants while they’re on your site and immediately run moderated usability studies.
November 3, 2013
Improve the layout of your online forms by placing form labels near the associated text field and by grouping similar fields.