Product Management

Measuring usability with the System Usability Scale

A quick and dirty questionnaire for measuing usability

Joshua

3 minute read

System Usability Scale

Usability and user experience are difficult to measure quantitatively. Often, measuring improvements (or regressions) in usability is primarily achieved through monitoring a range of interrelated metrics such as average session length, goal completion rates, defects raised or churn. These metrics, however, can all be influenced both positively and negatively by many factors - not just usability. One way of achieving direct feedback on the usability of a product, and thus being able to more directly measure it, is to use a questionnaire.

Podcasts for product managers

Listen and learn from some great product management podcasts

Joshua

3 minute read

Podcasts for product managers

Podcasts are a great way of learning new ideas and listening to how others have overcome challenges with their products and services. Podcasts are great for the commute to work! There are a number of fantastic podcasts out there for product managers with a rich back catalogue of topics and conversations to catch up on. Here’s a list to get you started!