What we learnt from building a User Council

One of the guiding principles for the team at Repositive is to build something that solves a problem and is actually useful to people. Therefore, we are committed to working with user centred design (UCD). "Usability goals, user characteristics, environment, tasks and workflow of a ...

Business Metrics - who and what are they for?

If you have worked in a startup before, you will be very familiar with words like 'traction', 'KPI', 'OKR' and of course the reason for this blog post 'Business Metrics'. If you haven't worked for a startup or heard of these words before, then allow ...

dbGaP asks for users' feedback

The database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP) is one of NIH's central data sharing tools for human genomic data. It provides two types of access - open and controlled - in order to allow broad release of non-sensitive data, while providing oversight and investigator accountability ...