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"The seminar was truly amazing and we learned a great deal of applicable information."

Charles Plath, Workshop attendee (November 8, 2002)

Our workshops, custom on-site training presentations, and research reports provide you with powerful knowledge you can use today.


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E-Commerce Search Report

Having trouble finding what you're looking for? In this detailed report, 37signals analyzes, reviews, and rates the search engines and search results at 25 popular e-commerce sites.
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Usability Workshops

37signals' popular 1-day, Chicago-based workshop series will inspire and arm you with real world usability and design solutions that can improve your site immediately. Our next workshop: "The Building of Basecamp" (behind the scenes of the development of our popular web-based project management tool) on June 9th in Copenhagen Denmark.

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Research Reports

37signals in-depth Research Reports reveal how the Web's leading sites handle common usability and customer experience issues. The reports are richly-illustrated, buzzword-free, and full of practical information you can put to use today. Our first report (published January 2003) analyzes, reviews, and rates the search engines and search results at 25 popular e-commerce sites. The report also includes 22 best practices to help you improve search at your site.

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Custom On-site Corporate Training

37signals can visit your offices and teach your designers, project managers, or executive team how to improve your site. Sessions are custom tailored to your organization's needs. Presentations can be as short as 2 hours or as long as 2 days. Get in touch and let's talk about setting up a presentation.


People have traveled from these states to attended our workshops:

  • Arizona
  • California
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania
  • Texas
  • Washington, D.C.
  • And more


We've trained students & faculty from institutions including:

  • Cornell University
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Northwestern University
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Illinois (Chicago)
  • University of Texas
  • University of Wisconsin
  • And more


We've trained folks from a wide range of companies including:

  • Wells Fargo
  • National Public Radio
  • Progressive Insurance
  • Performics
  • GSI, Inc.
  • Anderemedia (Netherlands)
  • And more

A few testimonials from workshop attendees

"You guys are great"

You guys are great - smart, polite, well-prepared and obviously competent and caring.

"Worth every penny"

I paid for this out of my own pocket. I couldn't convince my boss to pay for it. Worth every penny!

"truly amazing"

The seminar was truly amazing and we learned a great deal of applicable information. We will be incorporating many of your principles in our upcoming projects and we look forward to more of your seminars.

"attention to detail is exquisite"

Your attention to detail is exquisite. I appreciate the thoroughness of this workshop & will return for other topics.

"Great information!"

I'm excited to apply some of what I've learned today at the workshop to my company's site. Great information!


A great change from sitting in front of a computer. Good interaction and energy. Great examples of what not to do and what to do! Eye-opening.

"Very well presented"

Good examples. Good real-world easy solutions to implement. Very well presented. Put on more workshops, I'll be there.

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