Use Airtable to make Research Synthesis simpler

A How-To guide on using Airtable for better note-taking and sense-making for User Research

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Excel, my dear! ⿳

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Color coded spreadsheet

Yay! Post-its. 📝

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Repo, Repo, Repo. 🕺🏼

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Airtable to the rescue 🦸🏼

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What is an Airtable?

Employee Details Table

Setting up an Airtable

Creating a new Base from Scratch
Customizing field type
List pre-defined tags here
Linking ‘tag’ field to a table.
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Adding options for Emotions field

Entering the data

Quotes entered in the table and tagged

Analysing the data

Group records by Tag.
Multiple Group By conditions



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