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What are some good books to read during pregnancy? Something that you found absolutely useful. TIA
Google with the sucker punch to the feels.
Sir, you are overflowing
Does anyone have experience working as a contractor with Beech Valley Solutions? How was your experience?
Still have the 100$ airline credit for AMEX Gold. Can I buy miles with it? If not best use now? No flights till after the new calendar year.
~34 weeks pregnant, feeling very tired and having a hard time concentrating. Is that normal, how did you cope? Feel like I could just start mat leave now, if that didn’t mean less time afterwards..
I have 3 year 4 month exp .presently working as junior ba . Can anyone refer me in your company
What is your forever stock. Invest and forget?!?
Not talking about index funds or ETFs, but that stock that you will regret not investing in as we close 2020? The Apple of today? Thx!
I creates a busy time meal plan which I shared and some have reached out to get a copy! Where are you looking for more support, if I were to share another gift with you which would you value most?
1. Morning routine you actually have time for
2. 15 positive ways to spend a 10 minute workbreak
3. 15 ways to reduce stress
Let men know what would help you most!
Hello! Looking for some advice. In school I interned at several startups and tech companies and got an interest in PM. There were no PM internships at the time and the advice from other PMs was to ctd
I got the offer from Synechron and Virtusa
Could you please help me which company should I join
Synechron offering all fixed
Virtusa offering fixed + variable
I am a 46 year old attorney. My live-in partner of 6 years is a 51 year old non-attorney. He works hard from 8 - 5:30/6:00 and then is done for the day. I have to log back on after dinner; he does not. I have kids who live with me 1/2 the time; he does not have kids. I cook all of our meals (except for those that are take out) and generally do the post-meal cleanup. I have asked him to help with this, and he has gone so far as to put away food, but when it comes to…cont in comments…
Are cast iron skillets worth it? What do you cook with it that you can’t with stainless steel?
Any paralegals with ADHD here? How do you manage your workload and keep organized? Any tips?
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I feel like the work in my portfolio doesn't reflect who I am currently. Does anyone else feel this way?
In need of some feedback! Generic resume vs design resume - which one do you apply with? Do you change based on company? Anyone have experiences with design resumes and getting it past ATS? Any recruiters who could also share their preferences on type of resume for UX/Product design?
Is it expected of designers looking for a job to have a portfolio website, or is that trend changing? I know when I graduated college six years ago it was definitely expected, but I'm curious if anything has changed. Is a PDF portfolio an automatic dealbreaker?
Why is this 👩🎨 👨🎨 🧑🎨 the iOS emoji for “designer “?! 🍎 you claim the mantle of design. do better!!
Stupid question- how long would this job take ?
Hi guys I recently set up my own thing. And had a small & slightly strange request from a client.
They want a playbook/ manual designing up. They have the copy (2000words) and existing design guidelines. So basically its just putting these elements together.
I was thinking two check ins/ rounds of amends.
As a designer how long do you reckon is fair to scope this for? What would you say in terms of timelines.?
Is it ok to continue going for interviews even after accepting a job offer?
I accepted an offer for a role I wasn't really into but it was the best option I had after going through several interviews since I was laid off due to the pandemic.
Then, other more enticing job openings came along.
Would it look bad if I were to go for an interview & be like "I've been working at my current job for XX weeks but I'm interviewing for this role because it's much closer to what I really wanna do"?
Hi guys! I'm the guy that did 26 interviews in 2 months. I started my new job yesterday and I just wanted to thank you all for your insights and advice! Couldn't have done it without you!! ☺️
And a word of encouragement for all of those still searching, KEEP GOING!! I wanted to give up so many times but I just kept telling my self "just do one more interview!"
And please do not self respect, apply anyways! Don't say your portfolio isn't done, mine is not done either!
You got this!! 🙌🙌
Hi Designers, reaching out regarding a really nice Sr Designer agency opportunity in NYC. Respected agency with new creative leadership looking to elevate design and win awards as we step into a new year. Give me a should here on on LinkedIn if you’d like to share your work and learn more.
Good day! I am looking for feedback on my digital portfolio.
I have 6 YOE paid (12 YOE including my apprenticeship & internships). I am in the process of building my portfolio up. I would love a junior design position. I enjoy designing menus, ads, & information-heavy layouts. I do have a background in print production. One challenge I have is that my contracts only allow me to use my mock-ups & my previous position won’t allow me to use those images at all. Looking for honest advice. TIA!
Working at an agency(3 months) as Sr. Designer(JD mismatched), interviewing at a Series A startup for UI/UX, so not much of reviews & ratings available on the internet, couple of perks are interesting for me 1. WFO 5 Days/week but near to my residence 30 mins, 2. Start the day bit late.
What are the redflags I should look out for & what type of question should I ask them?
How do you safely back up all your personal design files? In the cloud? Portable hard disks? I need something affordable with lots of storage space (+2TB). What do you recommend, and why?
Illustration/Designers - any advice on what to price a custom illustration for an Instagram Post and Story graphic (for an NFL team)? 😬
How do I deal with annoying engineers? Our engineering lead wants transparency on what design is doing but also doesn't want to be in meetings I want to set up for that 🤷
Hi Designers! I’d love to know if someone who has a psychology and research background, now a UX designer, can move into UI… maybe even Visual design… maybe even Branding? What do people think?
What have y’all seen in your experiences the differences between Design Directors and Creative Directors?
I currently work at a website building/maintaining agency. It is a very small business and I do a lot of heavy lifting on the project management side as well as monitoring our maintenance section (support inbox). I have been at this company for 18 months and it is my first job out of college. The pay is okay (37,500 currently living in WI) but for the amount of work I do even outside of the graphic and UI/UX- I feel that I am deserving of more. What can I do to get a primarily UI/UX position?
Has anyone here worked at any of the large consulting firms as a designer? EY, Deloitte, McKinsey, idk the others. Curious how it compares to agency and client side. Also curious if their pay scale for creatives matches that of “regular” consultants.
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