OpenQ for Product Managers
Build better software by talking to prospective users regularly
OpenQ helps Product Managers stay close to the voice of their customers by reducing the time needed to find & schedule user research interviews.
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OpenQ helps Product teams do more user research in less time by automating tedious recruiting & scheduling processes to 10x research throughput.
How it Works
OpenQ works in in three simple steps. Get started in < 5 minutes.
Setup a study in OpenQ to get started.
Setup a Study
Connect your Calendar and Zoom account. Get started quickly with default settings or fine-tune recruiting & scheduling settings to suit your needs.
OpenQ Scheduler - Invite prospective users from LinkedIn for an interview using the OpenQ Recruiter browser extension.
Invite target participants
Install our browser extension for Chrome or Edge. Search for target participant profiles on LinkedIn and invite them to a user interview with just two clicks.
OpenQ Recruiter helps you book user research and customer development interviews with participants.
Book interviews automatically
Invited participants accept your invitation and schedule a meeting on your calendar based on your availability & scheduling settings.
Use cases
How Product Teams use OpenQ
Product teams use OpenQ at different stages of the product lifecycle to identify, validate, build and test with the voice of the customer.
Discover customer pain-points
Interview prospective users to discover customer pain points, understand existing workflows, tools and workarounds.
Generate new product ideas
Interview prospective users and brainstorm to generate ideas for new products and features.
Validate solution hypotheses
Present your early solutions to prospective users and get directional feedback on if solution solves the user's problem.
Test product usability
Test prototypes, mockups, and products with prospective users to test usability and identify improvement areas.
Find reference customers
Find "reference customers" for new product launches or for expanding existing products into new markets.
Perform competitive research
Talk to prospective users to identify their current solutions and discover their strength and weaknesses.
Why Product teams use OpenQ
Conduct more user research in less time by automating and streamlining your team's research recruiting & scheduling workflow with OpenQ.
Agile recruiting
Find the right participants fast
Use the OpenQ Recruiter browser extension to invite anyone on LinkedIn to a user research session with just two clicks. Use LinkedIn's search and rich profile data to quickly identify exactly the right participants.
OpenQ Recruiter helps you invite participants on LinkedIn to user research and customer development interviews.
Broad reach
Find hard-to-reach demographics
If your target user or participant profile is part of LinkedIn's 800 million user community, you can source them for a user interview session with OpenQ. It's that simple. You can expect about 80% of your invites to reach target participants.
With OpenQ Recruiter chrome extension, you can easily invite hard-to-reach demographics that you will not find 
          in traditional research panels.
Scheduling automation
Automate boring scheduling tasks
Automate the time-consuming scheduling tasks like finding availability, generating calendar invites, rescheduling or cancelling sessions, sending reminder notifications. etc. so that you can focus on doing things that really matter.
Simplify and automate your user research and customer development scheduling workflow with OpenQ Scheduler.
Workload balancing
Round-robin scheduling
Want to distribute user research workload evenly among your teammates? Done! Meet round-robin scheduling mode. In this mode, teammates are assigned as meeting host in round-robin order automatically.
OpenQ Scheduler helps you do round-robin scheduling to automatically assign meetings on your team's calendar in a 
          round-robin fashion.
Team scheduling
Coordinate across team calendars
Automatically coordinate availability among teammates' calendars by connecting them all. Then set the rules for how you want to identify bookable free slots by either opting to maximize availability or maximize attendance.
OpenQ Scheduler helps you find the best availability among teammates using two strategies – to maximize availability 
          or maximize attendance.
Fine-grained control
Advanced scheduling settings
Add Zoom video conferencing, setup rolling or fixed date availability windows, set weekly available hours, add required and optional attendees, schedule across timezones, set minimum scheduling notice and much more.
OpenQ Scheduler provides multiple advanced scheduling settings to tailor your scheduling workflow to your specific needs.
Learn more about OpenQ Recruiter & Scheduler
Find the right participants fast with OpenQ Recruiter. Book sessions automatically with OpenQ Scheduler.
OpenQ Recruiter is a browser extension for Chrome and Edge that empowers Researchers to invite anyone on LinkedIn to user research and customer discovery interviews.
OpenQ Recruiter
OpenQ Recruiter is a browser extension that enables you to invite anyone on LinkedIn to a user research session with just two clicks. Say goodbye to opaque panels & messy screeners!
OpenQ Scheduler is a web-app that simplifies and automates the scheduling process for user research sessions.
OpenQ Scheduler
OpenQ Scheduler converts the research invites you send into booked sessions on your calendar automatically. It's packed with tons of great features to streamline your scheduling workflow.

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