Research and Evaluation Services

Design Critiques and Strategy

  • Strategy meetings
  • Design workshops and discussions
  • Design critiques
  • Expert / heuristic reviews including:
    • Usability
    • Accessibility
    • Information Architecture (IA)
    • Content analysis
    • Search engine optimization (SEO)

Preliminary Research / Requirements

  • Interview with project stakeholders and engaged users
  • Reviews of existing documentation
  • Competitive analyses

Exploratory Research

  • Ethnographic research
  • Contextual inquiries / cognitive walk-throughs

Usability Testing

  • Usability studies of products at any stage of development

Interviews and Focus Groups

  • Interviews / focus group moderation to learn about user needs and wants

Accessibility / WCAG 2.0 / Section 508

  • Accessibility compliance reviews
  • User research with visually impaired users

Information Architecture / Organization

  • Card sorts (paper or virtual)
  • Tree testing and first click analyses
  • Optimization of content for search (SEO)

Research Mentoring and Instruction

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Let’s talk!

I’m always happy to answer any questions you may have about our work, our experience and our team as well as share a portfolio of sample work products. Please feel free to contact me by email ( or phone (301-593-0506).

Who have we worked with?

See a list of 120 organizations that we’ve worked with.

Details on some of our larger past projects can be found on Cory’s LinkedIn Profile.

Want a printable packet?

Cory’s resume and supplement (PDF) includes organizations that we’ve worked with, past projects, and recent UX leadership and community activities.

Training, mentoring and events

We provide workshops, trainings and mentoring on a variety of UX topics.

UX Career Services

In addition to Cory’s new book, The UX Careers Handbookwe also offer a variety of UX Career services including:

  • Hiring optimization (recruiter/employer support)
  • Speaking and training
  • Creating events
  • Mentoring