I’m doing my first UX portfolio on Wix. I have the case studies content drafted out, but I’m struggling with brainstorming wireframes/actual UI for my case studies. I make it a rule to look for dribbble/behance for inspo but only sketch when im not looking at things because I don’t want to copy directly.
Audiobook recommendations? Currently listening to The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck and I’m enjoying it, but I’d also be open to listening to novels aside from self help books.
For MBB, how likely is it that your final round case comes from the interviewer’s areas of expertise?
Any good veg Indian home made food tiffin / delivery services in the northern Virginia area ? Specifically near ashburn, Chantilly. I don’t want to eat regular restaurant food but not finding time to cook at home due to demanding schedule 😞
ETH hard fork incoming?
The Guardian: $300m in cryptocurrency accidentally stolen and lost forever due to bug. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwvqeY6zY
Looking for advice. I am thinking about doing a career switch from accounting to SWE. I have always had a passion in tech but was too afraid to make the change. Thinking about going to a bootcamp then try to get a job at a smaller firm as a SWE. How doable is this in the current market with the sentiments of a recession? Do most SWE just become unemployable after reaching 40 something years old if you don’t get promoted to manager levels and above?
Take a look at these opportunities and apply on the website if any look like they appeal: https://www.f1healthit.com/copy-of-join-our-team
Hi, I am a current college senior graduating in May. I am going to start full time in McLean this summer but the start date is still unknown so far. With the COVID impact, should I look for housing near the office (not sure how soon we can return though) or expect the work from home situation will last for a while? Any other advice for transitioning to professional work/life in consulting would be very appreciated. Thanks!
How do you not get friend zoned?
Looking for a spot as a Capital Excellence Associate w McK
8 yrs experience in Upstream Chem plant design and construction.
Const Mgmt undergrad
MBA from non-T10 school
Any advice? Refferal? Questions?
Honest opinion about the project many here contribute to: is NEOM going somewhere or is just gonna stall and fade off eventually?
My family is flying to Honolulu. Economy seems awful. What’s the best combination of class and airline without being 10x economy?
Has anyone dealt with submitting domestic adoption costs for reimbursement? Do we just email them our receipts as the expense has occurred. Is there forms to fill out as well? I just started the process and made my first payment and want to know how to submit.
Found a wallet that appears to belong to someone who works at Accenture in the DC area. Can someone help me locate this person’s email? I’ve tried reaching our via Facebook and LinkedIn but they have a common name. Thank you!
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Looking to start a new bowl/community to connect with other Design Leaders/Managers. Can be new design managers like me, or even those with years of experience.
Reply below and let me know ✌🏼🥰
Designers, what is your relationship like with your PM and Design Manager? How do you typically work together?
I have the option of switching from a lead UX designer to a principle UX designer in my current company. How will this title change be looked upon by recruiters/hiring managers on LinkedIn or at the next company I apply to? Would the pay bands be higher or lower?
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Feats Product Team and I are doing a deep dive into the realms of all the things we could do better. Part of that is a survey focused on “Needs, challenges and experience with freelance work”.
Whether you are a freelancer yourself or you have experience with hiring freelancers, it would be super helpful if you could give us your feedback and share it people as you see fit! 👏
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Thanks a million!
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I'm frustrated with the resources for advanced product designers to technically grow. Mentorship and critique sections with more senior people beyond working hours are exasuting thing to invest in. With I could study by myself.
Any recommendation for self-service content for advanced professionals?
Is it normal for a Product Owner to lay out specs for how a feature should work?
I thought that was my job as the ux designer to figure out the best way to solve a need. But I’m getting handed projects where the PO, and sometimes the senior designer has laid out exactly what should happen (components used, flow, etc) to design a feature. It’s really frustrating because I don’t know if I’m supposed to be speaking up on what I think or just do the UI work I’m asked to.
👋 hi! I’m hoping for advise re informational interviews or informal virtual meetings with industry peers. What’s the etiquette/ expectation? As context, I’m not job searching, just starting to think about where I’d like to be next (after about another year). Thanks in advance 🙏
I’m looking for any good recommendations around problem framing (books, resources, frameworks, etc.) What are you people doing to nail identifying product problems, before moving into shaping? Cheers!
Does anyone do part time product design freelancing? Can you tell me your experience and how you find clients/work? What does your work schedule look like?Looking to maybe transition to doing pt time but don’t know where to start. Thanks!
Have an interview tomorrow for a senior UX designer 🙂
How do I answer these questions
Any advice would be greatly appreciated
1. What was the breakpoint for design
2. Did you design the components and design system?
3. How was your handoff to developers (I've never one that)
4. Wht was the most challenging part of this project.
5. What is something you would re-design if you were to go back.
I’ve been interviewing with Google since July. Passed the first interview but the team I was matched with ended up hiring someone else. Recruiter told me that she will let me know if any other opportunities arise as I’m still in the running and haven’t been rejected. I know that interviewing with google is a long process but I’m worried the longer I wait the more likely I will be rejected or just never hear back. Anyone else in this situation? How long until you got an offer?
I have a $1200 stipend for learning at my work - Any suggestions from fellow Product Designers for recommendations?
I’m thinking so far about a UX writing course since we don’t have writers and I dictate the copy for elements as the designer.
My firm is recruiting for early and mid-career design researchers for our San Fran office. We’re an innovation consultancy with good WLB and hybrid work. DM for a possible referral link 🚀
I'm currently working in Architecture working on transitioning into UX Design. I took a UX class through UCLA Extension for a quarter and so far (from a fairly objective view) I'm ahead of the game than the rest of my peers since I already have a lot of transferrable skills like software & design skills. I'm planning to take one more quarter of class. Will that be enough to put together a portfolio along with architecture pieces?
Looking to hire a head of product design for a consumer internet company. Will be a team of 10-15 product designer and UX researchers. What is the most important skill/capability should they have? And how would you interview them to determine if they had that skill/capability?
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