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Beth Martin


OPM | Washington, DC metro area

Beth Martin is a Digital Services Expert (UX Designer) at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). She previously worked at the FAA as a UX Lead. Beth is also an adjunct professor in UX Design.

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User Experience

Call for Participation: 2022 Government UX Summit

Learn more about the User Experience Summit submission process, and submit your presentations for consideration!
Jan 19, 2022

Institutionalizing User Experience: Building Usability into Your Organization

So, you have some systems or tools your customers or employees access. Maybe you want to put together a robust capability to conduct usability testing. How do you start formalizing user experience (UX) into your organization? Brad Ludlow at GSA tossed this topic out on the User Experience community listserv, and I’ve encapsulated the superb discussion that
Feb 13, 2015

Trends on Tuesday: 8 Ways To Format Tables for Responsive Web Design

Making tables, charts and graphs mobile friendly is like squeezing 10 pounds of sugar into a 5 pound bag. Mobile Gov Community of Practice member Debra Fiorrito from the Defense Accounting and Financing Service recently highlighted this challenge in her responsive Web design implementation. The challenge also came up during a call with the Federal
Oct 28, 2014

Photo Carousels on Mobile Websites: Use With Caution!

You might recognize them by the user controls, if provided, that allow you to move from one newsy item to the next. They go by various names, including: carousel, slider, slideshow, banner, and gallery. Many government homepages have them. In a recent email exchange on
Aug 13, 2014