Articles by Jerrod Larson

Photo of JerrodJerrod Larson works as a user experience specialist at a U.S. aerospace company where he conducts user research and design for various applications. He earned an M.S. in Technical Communication from the University of Washington, where he is pursuing a Ph.D. in Human Centered Design & Engineering.

User-Centered Procurement: Evaluating the Usability of “Off-the-Shelf” Software

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UX teams must extend the role of usability evaluation to the "off-the-shelf" software procurement process itself. [Read More]

Absent, Undefined, Undervalued: Usability in Technology Research Firm Software Evaluations

Usability practitioners should understand how their management decides upon enterprise software, reading and responding to reports in order to ensure usability is a key factor in the decision-making process. [Read More]