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Between these two options, what’s more helpful/practical for a UX career - an HCI Masters from GA Tech, or Google UX Design Professional Certificate? Just need to choose one. Employer will pay for it.… more

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Our VP has made our department toxic. It’s so toxic, 4 of our designers have left in her first year. How do I navigate this?

Is it just me or has product design leadership been lacking lately. I’ve noticed that at my company, our Design VP and Design Directors have a poor understanding of product design. They come from grap… more

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A former co-worker reached out asking for examples from a project we worked on together. The thing is, he left the company early in the project, well before the product was released. I am somewhat annoyed that … more

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I am interviewing at a company that specifically told me they are aware their product isn't well designed - which is why they are hiring an experienced designer like me. The problem is, I know I am going to … more

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Hi community!
What are the newest and greatest prototyping tools for UX designers?
I know Figma is a common one, any other ideas? I’m wondering if I should spend time to learn framer

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Any tips for how to structure a case study in a UX portfolio please? unfortunately i've mostly worked on finance projects and i'm not able to share images from my projects. i've included a… more

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I just graduated in December with a broad design degree focusing on interaction design. I’ve been applying for jobs/internships/development programs since the Fall and haven’t received any interviews … more

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I moved to Canada in November and have been applying for jobs since then. I am yet to receive even a single call let alone appear for an interview. I have little over 3 years of experience. Have a goo… more

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What staffing agencies hire in Europe?

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I’m currently a design consultant (CX, UX, UI) at one of the MBB consulting firms.. have the opportunity to moonlight as a contractor overseas. I have 10+ years experience and major brands on my CV. … more

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Looking for reccos on practical client management books/resources for designers who don’t always have the luxury of a PM or AM to handle things.

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Are there any companies like Aquent or Apex but for Europe based consultants?

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I’m working on an MVP for a fintech app. We have a waitlist of beta users and we’re planning to launch soon to a small number of users to test the app. What is a good number of users? 10, 100, 1000?

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After a decade-long stay in user/tech support, I decided to study towards a UX design certificate taken that I already have some experience with pain points of a user's journey in SaaS products.
I have … more

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Is it worth learning CSS and HTML for UX design?

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Why do companies ask 'are you willing to relocate?' for remote Product Designer positions?

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Hello,
I hope there are technical writers in this group. I am trying to search for technical writer and course developer opportunities at Udemy. I can't find categories on the Udemy website that resemb… more

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I’m looking to apply for a product design role at Atlassian. Anyone here work in their product org willing to give a referral? Thanks.

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What is the difference between a UX Designer, Product Designer and UX Researcher?

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I just moved to Canada and eager to get some hands-on experience in service/ product design. Is there anyone open to having a UX enthusiast with a background in communications, research and strategy o… more

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I graduated May 2023 and I started applying to a lot of jobs during that time but never got replies back. I then decided I wanted to take a break I did not realize it would be this long of a time I wo… more

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Hi everyone, I'm studying UX design and want to get hands-on experience and enter this field, if anyone needs a free helper on real prototypes, I'd love the opportunity

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Is it just me or are salaries for UX design jobs going down? This is something I'm noticing with posted salaries on job listings.

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Does working as a product designer T2.3 in SAP Look good on the resume? I'm in the EU by the way.

Asking because I know the design maturity of SAP is not very good, but I did check levels fyi and it says a T2.… more

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Hey, y’all! I’m curious to know whether any of you have worked with recruiting companies before. What was it like? Should I even spend my time with them?

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Okay so my degree is in animation and I have a certificate in UX design. My manager keeps telling me that visual design is not my wheelhouse, which at first I thought “well. fair enough. Animation isn… more

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My company’s getting ready to transition into a flat org with new design leadership/management. Moving from a small independent to a big enterprise org. With everyone’s experience with a similar scena… more

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what are some of the good and bad things about Deloitte Digital’s design team maturity? asking for a friend 😉

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Hey all, I would really appreciate your feedback.

I’m kinda stuck in improving presentation of my skillset to land a new (digital) product role.

I’ve been working since‘14, my background is industrial product design, my method/pro… more

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Hello is there anyone here working in mid-large sized healthcare companies? I’m curious about how product teams manage tech stacks, and the kinds of products they work on.

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We, product and UX (NA corporate) have a product requirements gathering kick off with Japan for their localized product starting soon and want to use Miro but they are a little apprehensive because th… more

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I just started a new job as a UX Designer at a SaaS company in the fintech space. Decent benefits & pay, great teammates/company culture....but this is the first time in my 15 year design career t… more

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Hey! I’m curious to learn more about what are the most time-consuming specific challenges you face as a UI designer, and how does it impacts your everyday work? Any insights are appreciated!

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I have 6 YOE as a UI/UX designer.

Strong UI, but my UX is meh. I have barely done any UX research. I make decisions based on experience, UX articles or bigger products like Dropbox etc.

I’ve never had a problem fin… more

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Looking to take a different direction in my career. Wanting to get into UX/product design. Wondering if anyone has advice for next steps. Education? Training? Dos and donts, etc. I’ve been working as … more

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