Can we say that AKQA is a design-driven company (or is it more a consultancy company with design teams in it)?
Long shot but wondering if any NJ dads in here who had delivery in Hackensack University Medical Center? Would really appreciate anything you can share about your experience and any tips please?
I’m an HR Manager for a small (41 employee) company in Chicago. I make $70,000 a year no bonuses. I’m SHRM-CP and PHR certified with four years experience and a masters in HR. Am I underpaid?
How to get over the fear of saying something during the meeting especially for those who don’t speak English fluently? 😢
I work for a tech company that pays 100k tc plus 50,000 stock options. I have great work life balance, work 4 days per week on a 32 hour schedule plus it’s remote. Lately, I’ve been feeling like the compensation is on the lower end and just wanted to see if it’s in line with industry standards
Do you guys post non-business/non-ad related projects to Linkedin? Like if you get an article published, art show, music you've made, etc.
Help me out here. I can’t wrap my mind around the logic of releasing your Super Bowl spot online early. Like weeks early.
I get the need to hit different targets.
I get that clients want metrics ASAP.
I get that “generating buzz” is the name of the game.
But why the order of: release full spot online -> hope for traction/buzz -> spend millions run it during SB -> hope for...buzz 2.0?
Why not: tease as needed -> drop SB spot -> follow up buzz/chatter tactics?
Has anyone used a salary (offer) negotiation service?
I'm going to work for a midsized company and want to make sure I max compensation.
TTC for ~2 years now. We Saw a obgyn and more recently an RE as well. They conducted all possible tests ( semen analysis , HSG , thyroid , ultrasound, genetic screening etc) and there is nothing wrong. At a loss to understand why we haven’t been able to get pregnant. Anyone experienced something similar ? The RE recommends IUI as next step
Can someone help me with the pay range in Novartis India for a Senior Analyst with 3yrs of experience?
How good/bad is the appraisal system?
Which mmorpg has the best dungeons and raids?
I’m looking for a job referral from 3 companies.
1. The Estée Lauder Group
2. Condé Nast
3. L’Oréal Groupe
I’m interested in influencer marketing, social media strategy and fitness/wellness writer.
I’m also open to other media organizations (NBC, CBS, Paramount, etc).
Which one to choose verifone or Shell Bangalore.. im looking for work life balance and also career growth.. package wise Shell s paying better.
I see mixed review about Shell and able to decide.
3 rounds of interviews over the course of the past two weeks. The third and final one is tomorrow but nervous that if I don’t get this position now I look like a slacker at my current firm because I’ve had to take off/leave early recently for all these interviews… does it really look bad for am I being paranoid
Has anyone taken the CMT, chartered market technician? If so how many months did you study for level one?
Let’s start this bowl by sharing our learnings: What has been you biggest learning as a leader so far?
Any local medical folks if available to volunteer and help please do so by going here: https://apps.health.ny.gov/pub/servny/
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Hey everyone! I’m looking to to brand strategy on the side for small and medium businesses. Where would you go to find business owners that could benefit from brand strategy?
is it beneficial to stand out or should I ‘dial it down’ when applying for jobs? I use humor in my cover letter and include my interests, as a tactic to intrigue interest.Im pretty normal in person :)
As a relatively new employee, what do you share in 1 on 1 meetings with Manager?
And how would you respond if they ask if you are bored? I'm keeping myself busy learning about the new industry, but I'm not sure if that's apparent.
What do you do when all of your work is confidential but you need an updated portfolio to get a new job? Struggling to find the personal time to do extra projects
Is it bad or good to specialize in designing Native mobile apps?
I've been in the UI/UX field for 3+ years and have only had the chance to work on Native apps. (No web design)
I love app design!!
Been in-house four years and managed to skip agency thus far. Considering next steps and really I’m happiest doing the work (hands-on print and visual design, brand work, etc.). Just moved. WWYD next?
Designers! How often do you buy a new computer? Even if work provides one, how many years should one last?
Building a team in LA. Looking for a resource for junior designers with a range of skills. DM for more details.
Hey Awesome Designers,
I have an interview this afternoon and I am terrible at answering 'whats your biggest weakness'. Can i get some help or strategy in answering this please???
Any ux designers willing to give feedback on a website redesign project I’m working on currently?
What procedure(s) at a current or past job help make the work the best it could be and could you not do without? (Cont.)
So I've heard from a bunch of people that working as a Product Designer at a FAANG company isn't as glamourous as people make it out to be.
Is there any truth to this? Or is it just bitter people who didn't get hired?
I've heard the work life balance is tough, and that people usually leave after less than 1.5 years because the churn is crazy.
Is it worth going for FAANG companies or nah?
Graphic designers: What are the biggest differences in agency work vs in-house, in your experience? What do you like/dislike about both?
I currently lead a team of UX consultants working at an enterprise client. Recently, the consulting company got another enterprise client asking for a single UX resource and I am seriously considering it to diversify my experience. My concern is because this is a one UX resource request, leaving my current leadership position to become an Agile team feeding, UI-producing consultant. What are the questions you ask the client before you switch to another billable project to mitigate such risks?
I'm currently in the process of looking for new work. I've scaled it to be around 6-8 months before I can leave. I have so many projects on me and never enough coverage to even take a weeks pto. I feel immense guilt if I put in two weeks and call it quits. Yet I have people booking me months in advance for work, without consideration if I'm doing okay. My pto is always maxed out and I'm burned out. I love the work that I do just not my company's treatment of its employees.
If anyone is interested, we are looking for a US-based, full-time, remote, senior-level Web/UI Designer at Steadfast Design Firm.
Hi fellow creatives! I’m looking for any and all kinds of creative people to participate in a research study!
I’m a creativity researcher working on my dissertation on the psychology & neuroscience of creativity. I’m interested in understanding how different types of creative careers, side hustles, and artistic outlets relate to our emotions, mental health, & well-being. Ultimately to help build awareness, resources, & improve the lives of creative people.
Please visit www.creativitystudy.com for more info!
Anyone hiring for Jr. Product designers?
I'm really motivated and excited to put my design skills + UX skills I honed from OCAD university Toronto.
I have 7 years of exp. In design and 1.5 years in UX. Currently Freelancing for a bank.
Thank you in advance for reading this.
Any non-profit looking for a full time UX/UI/Product designers? 😬 would love a referral!
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