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Kate Towsey @katetowsey England, United Kingdom

Freelance strategy & research. Specialist in ResearchOps, esp. labs, tools & data security. Currently @CoopDigital @BBCRD. Instigator https://t.co/4crcFzlzsh.

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If you're a user researcher, Head of Research, or something similar, please give this survey a few mins of your tim… https://t.co/Jf5sT4ESdh @hollyface1975 💯 @hollyface1975 Let's focus on your intention. Because it was 100% there. 😉Over the past six months, I got to work with @libbymiller on a BBC R&D innovation project and it's been *epic*. Imm… https://t.co/YXArWpnBcUSecond (very) senior design leadership role in the UK government to be advertised in the last month - Head of UCD a… https://t.co/bZ7IRGe1rB
Retweeted by Kate TowseyAw. Feels. https://t.co/ZCRUwV6Mff
5/23
2018
.@r_hunt must be the fastest workshop organiser on the planet. Impressed! He's running a #WhatisResearchOps worksho… https://t.co/VzOCaP73BWI ordered a chicken and an egg from Amazon. I'll let you know.
Retweeted by Kate Towsey @maxui 😂User Researchers of Bristol! Want to shares stories and explore the invisible side of User research - the logistica… https://t.co/J8f1oi4pPe
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5/22
2018
@nuxuk How nicely timed. Serendipity rears its wonderful head again. 🙂User researchers of Manchester, we've got a date and place for the #WhatisResearchOps workshop. Sign up here and he… https://t.co/yU7CQ948lYJust to let you know that @uxbristol tickets are now available and are selling fast. Only £149. Get yours here > https://t.co/chmqo4Bjwv
Retweeted by Kate TowseyLooking forward to the #WhatIsResearchOps workshop in #Delhi at @treemice on 31st May! Shoutout to anyone intereste… https://t.co/F93zZHWyEp
Retweeted by Kate TowseyIf you’re in the DC area, check out @andrewmaier and the #WhatisResearchOps workshop there! https://t.co/YRNjkUkw65
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5/21
2018
Hello to all of you finding yourself tagged under #UserResearch & #DesignResearch We’re all set & super excited to… https://t.co/CH6KbJGq9W
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5/18
2018
I *surely* know someone who still runs physical servers, and could tell me how much power a full sized 4 socket ser… https://t.co/Rt50npVVGJ
Retweeted by Kate TowseyI love @UXBristol such a nice gathering of UX peeps with a collegiate vibe and interesting content https://t.co/g8YnUgD4Ak
Retweeted by Kate TowseyMajor congrats @herbkim for curating such a thought-provoking day. My mind is buzzing about cyborgs, sleep on deman… https://t.co/i5lzH1nswR
Retweeted by Kate TowseyCalling Manchester researchers. Let's represent the North. https://t.co/MzOaVFcNluFantastic day at #TDC18. Incredible speakers, and powerful women on stage: @joz_freeman @moonribas @oopsohnohttps://t.co/wVdAInV4B3 @drbexl @academicarchers 🙂 @drbexl @academicarchers Great analogy. I've often used the example of a chisel: you can either sculpt or injure.This is my favourite quote (and talk) of the day at #TDC18. One day we'll sit still enough for long enough to reali… https://t.co/Lnr1xVZx2q @drbexl @academicarchers Looks good. As always, it's about appropriateness, balance and interconnectedness. I've se… https://t.co/rCNbCAwmTf @Documentally @danhett 🍆 @drbexl @academicarchers Aye! Utterly agree. It's how we use the tools, not the tools. Over-using anything is harmful. Even mindfulness.We've had around 140 responses to our survey so far. If you're bumping into ResearchOps in your #userresearch work… https://t.co/FTvBPncquF
Retweeted by Kate TowseySuper pumped to be part of this amazing global movement! 🙌 Join us in representing Philly on 6/6!… https://t.co/Bi5AnBeup7
Retweeted by Kate TowseyMassive high 5's to our wonderful @UXBristol speakers! @katetowsey @nagare_ip @oohmawolfie @Silverfoxyboyhttps://t.co/6Yv5VqiIjS
Retweeted by Kate Towsey @DaveEvansDYL "everyone tells you to go and do something truly amazing. Screw that! Do really easy things over and… https://t.co/cbqYe2OgjX
Retweeted by Kate Towsey"As a cyborg, I don't feel closer to machines, I feel closer to nature... It's time to change ourselves in order to… https://t.co/0N5Gf7rcT5Super-entertaining talk from @oopsohno at #TDC18 about her research on emoji. Followed up by @moonribas taking abou… https://t.co/CeYgi5gliHVery poignant. @maxamorde shares how elderly people who can't use mobile phones can do well with Alexa (voice tech)… https://t.co/jxt1pN02mnThis is very cool, #contentstrategy peeps. Re. voice technology, write for the ears (variety), not the eyes (unifor… https://t.co/uz3iA5LpreStarting @ThinkingDigital we have @maxamorde the @amazon Alexa evangelist in Europe. "Any sufficiently advanced tec… https://t.co/9rXtJgefDz
Retweeted by Kate TowseyThe inimitable @herbkim. Great to be at #TDC18. https://t.co/AbuGbBkAOS @pixlz I'm here. Up in the rafters because I didn't want to get out of my hotel bed. 🙂Catch you during intermission.This is why we so wanted @KateTowsey to join us for #UXBri in November. Getting involved and getting good… https://t.co/dTaKQs2163
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5/17
2018
@whitingx @nuxuk Of course, @nuxuk. Thanks Rob.We're running a #WhatisResearchOps workshop in early June in #Manchester. Learn more about why here:… https://t.co/LYYmsAn5BN
5/16
2018
And we've got a neat map to show our reach too. https://t.co/qA50ZCpOzF https://t.co/Hn4djIlo1EWe're now in 12 countries/18 cities. An up-to-date list on where a #WhatisResearchOps workshop is happening.… https://t.co/BMmEQ9i7AsRegistration is almost full after just one day! seems lots of people want to discuss #WhatisResearchOps ... 🙇‍♀️ https://t.co/UQRkMmeJYA
Retweeted by Kate TowseyIf you're a user researcher or Head of Research, or something like that, and you'd like to be more efficient at the… https://t.co/P68bzui2BE
Retweeted by Kate Towsey @SimonHurstUX @jamesb @CoopDigital 😂 @SimonHurstUX @CoopDigital Break a leg! / @jamesbI am helping to organize a workshop to explore #researchOps in Toronto. If you have experience on the field and you… https://t.co/DGj8YVaow2
Retweeted by Kate TowseyOkay, so @KaaathrynH and I are running a half day workshop in Berlin, as part of a global "What is #ResearchOps?" e… https://t.co/iGByqgKvdf
Retweeted by Kate TowseyPractising GDPR as a UX or content person works its way into many areas. https://t.co/OKZ2lffQUI
Retweeted by Kate Towsey @damjanobal Ahoy, there. Drop me your email address via DM. I'll send you an invite. (Also, get in touch with… https://t.co/cW8pAlqixI @adamstjohn Good advice. Noted for the future! Thanks. @adamstjohn Yup, that's exactly what I've been thinking as a result of the experience. Spot on. @adamstjohn Ah, here it is. @mikelaurie @mattedgar Fun! Just a interesting how to use the results/learnings. @adamstjohn Didn't see tweet 2/2? @EnterprisingA 😂 @EnterprisingA And on Ford. I feel liberated from a semi-lie. Thank you. @EnterprisingA I don't know if I can take anymore. 😉 ... Ha! Just seen it. No! It's Noo. I picked up a funny card… https://t.co/nddqAZtRlc @EnterprisingA Wait, you mean "faster horses" is an urban legend. I've just found out Santa isn't real. 😱 And yes,… https://t.co/bG3tPAYjkv @mikelaurie @mattedgar We've been specifically exploring the world of the physical prototype. No screens and no apps. @mattedgar @mikelaurie That's just how it felt. A real challenge. Very productive in the end, and I know what I'd d… https://t.co/MvLBLKb9d0 @EnterprisingA Random, I know. But we were talking about the Amazon A-Z 'smile' the other day. How about this: *may… https://t.co/67W8KII4Hr @HarryBailey Ta. Yeah, especially with a boisterous group of 15 year olds. @Sarri We explained the limitations, but perhaps not clearly enough. But we could have been more clear about 'play'… https://t.co/mxufhtUJ11 @mikelaurie The word 'silly' is a good one to use. I think we needed to acknowledge that more obviously. Good one! @mikelaurie Yup. We did that, but young participants (15 years old) couldn't get around fidelity. Maybe we needed t… https://t.co/RJX6sA1WXwHey so if you do user research and are interested in operationalizing these types of projects, you may be intereste… https://t.co/tn3EzkFcTG
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5/15
2018
When you're testing a concept with a lo-fi prototype - say made of cardboard and cheap electronics -how do you get… https://t.co/FC25ro1wnJ @SimonHurstUX No worries. We'll find another time soon. I'm not in town next week, but we could do something remote… https://t.co/84CSemih5H @SimonHurstUX That's okay! Do you want to join Phil tomorrow? I'm giving him a personal tour. I'll invite you and maybe you can make it.Good for a #GDPR giggle. https://t.co/hsSKD0WMnjDoing an end-of-project data wash down: deleting everything from web apps and anything in folders and emails that's… https://t.co/qLQd8RlIbpWhen Airdrop actually works and you're all *gasps*. @tzs @JohnnyLinnert Me too. 😊So incredible to see this in Japanese. We truly are international now. Thanks @tzs and @JohnnyLinnert!… https://t.co/5wwvTK1Y2ACurious about operationalizing research? @JohnnyLinnert and I are hosting a #WhatisResearchOps workshop at the… https://t.co/YJkPBsvROe
Retweeted by Kate Towsey @fionalff Hey Fiona, thanks for this. Very thoughtful. Got my accomm. in MCR sorted now, though. It's Bristol I'm l… https://t.co/At9GQHKA1CResearchers! @TeamReOps doing research klaxon! We'd like to hear your views on #ResearchOps - read this:… https://t.co/pYejyT31h6
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5/14
2018

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