How is Alteryx as a company to work for?
Please listen to "CO2" by prateek kuhad. You won't regret. Thank me later. Best song I found in a while.
I have completed all my background verification process and pre joining formalities before 3 days in cognizant. Still I didn't receive the onboarding pass. How should I get my onboarding pass? Because in 1c portal it's mentioned like onboarding pass is mandatory for joining.
Kindly help me on this regard.
Uhmm so a customer just threatened to sue me, is that a normal occurrence and should I be worried?
Anyone in Chicagoland have a therapist they love? I've tried a few, and it's just not working. I really need someone who specializes in ADHD, and they all say they do but then it just ends up being cookie cutter therapy that's a lot of talking but no changing.
I think I'm looking for someone that will do some coaching along with the talk. Like I need homework assignments is basically what I'm saying. Anyone have a line on someone like that?
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Any books/self help materials for someone who is constantly worrying (and waste a lot of unnecessary time)? E.g. No matter if i pass or fail an interview, there is always something to worry about. The worrying/anxiety multiplies when I proceeded further in the interview stages. Now that I signed the offer and is pending background checks, my anxiety is off the roof as it itches closer to my starting date.
I'm facing issues with the iOnboard the website is not moving to the next page, what should I do now.
Kindly let me know.
Can I reimburse the self help book called "subtle art of not giving a f..." And others Under the wellbeing subsidy?
Is the CAIA a worthwhile designation to pursue? Firm is willing to sponsor, but not sure how much PE firms care about it
I didn't know I was supposed to file taxes in multiple states when I started and honestly thought that I only needed to report the hours associated with my home office for revenue recognition/billing
Is it okay to leave an organization in 1 month after switching recently, I have received offer from p&g poland location. What should I do. Kindly help.
Anyone here adopt a puppy during the infertility struggle? Husband and I considering it to have something positive throughout this situation and thinking the extra companionship would be helpful. I work from home. Husband has had many family dogs and lots of experience with it, I’ve had a family cat before. But not sure if it’s actually a good idea - wondering if it would truly help make us feel better and keep our minds off of the struggles or if it would just add extra stress. Thoughts?
Does any one know If it’s challenging to get on with Deloitte in one of their consultant investment management roles? I’m in Operations and would love to get into consulting and wondering if it’s out of my league
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Indesign experts! HELP!
I'm trying to translate an indesign document from En to FR.
I have been provided the French translation word file.
When i try to paste the FR COPY on EN. The foot notes disappear and the superscript beside that french word also disappears when paste it from word.
Is there a way to easily copy paste text first and then edit footnote text (maybe link them later)
What are best practices to translate Indesign files?
Is IDEO in Chicago as great as it seems?
You’re back in college studying design — what’s something you would do knowing what you know now having worked in the industry?
My company is going through a major rebrand. Trying to find solutions and best practices for updating Design Systems (in Figma)? I understand many pages and components will need customizations and restructuring but was hoping not to do everything from scratch. Any helpful advice or tips!?
Anyone know anything about how good the Berkeley UX Extension course is?
Or just in general have good ideas for spending money in pursuit of upgrading my Design Brain through courses? (1 year long max)
(1/2)Has anyone ever had their contract end early with no warning? I was hired as an “agile social designer” for a big box retailer as a freelancer. The gig posting said it was a couple months (until the end of june) but when I interviewed they said they were actually gonna extend me until next February. Anyways now they’re saying the whole agile team may be eliminated and I didn’t get any new work assigned this week… I’m kind of freaking out bc I thought I’d at least have until next month.
I need help with negotiations; I recently transitioned from contractors to a full-time Senior UX designer. Any advice on how to get the best out of my salary and bonuses? JPMorgan Chase
After school, I went straight into freelancing and felt like I wasn't learning the best design practices & processes. Now I'm finally interning at a studio that I've been DYING to get into and it's been so amazing to put my head down & learn. But last week, I put so much pressure on myself to do well that I was a mess (jumbling things up, not properly understanding directions, overthinking). How do you recover from such anxiety of not living up to a certain standard? Does that ever go away?
Hi everyone…we currently hired a “marketing assistant” who has no degree or experience in marketing or design. I’m being asked to train them, their background is retail so they’re not even familiar with basic corporate programs (Microsoft & outlook). Is it wrong to be offended? 😂 I’ve being studying graphic design since HS, my degree is Visual communications/graphic design. Now I’m being asking to just “show them” how to use the creative suite for graphics!!
Could anyone point me in the direction of helpful tutorials in typography with programs like procreate and illustrator? I’d love to get a better idea of how type like this is created. Really into Brandon Nickersons style
Graphic designer here looking to learn more UX. What courses or experiences have help you the most in making the pivot?
Senior Graphic Designer w/ 10+ YOE offered a Creative Director role. What would be a good salary to negotiate? They’ve given no range but know my freelance rate and mentioned they have a budget for the position. I’m afraid to come in too low but also to come in too high. HELP!!!
Location: Orange Country, CA
Looking for cool illustrators/motion artists or studios to produce an illustration system that would have animation (think IG stickers) I am budgeting and scouting for options and looking for rates and to connect with the right talented folks! Any reccos?✨ Help a sis out
Looking to pivot my career into Graphic + Web Design! I created a Learning Roadmap to plan out the things I need to teach myself in order to master the basics & start taking on clients.
1. Learn fundamentals of Graphic Design & Design Theory (I have a couple books I’m reading & courses I will take)
2. Learn Figma bc it is an advanced design tool/software (I only know Canva)
3. Learn Webflow as it is the premier web-designing platform (I only know Wix)
Is this a good start? Do I need Adobe? Ty
just got a full time graphic design job. is there any reason why using the work-provided adobe creative cloud account for personal use is a bad idea? like privacy or something? i’m thinking of canceling my personal subscription and saving some money.
Hello channel! Do you have any information on working as a UX designer at SAP and Zalando (working environment, career perspective, learning opportunities)? Which one would you recommend and why? Thanks!
Design exercises 😵
It’s been a few years since I last interviewed, so I’m hoping for quick impressions. It’s still considered bad practice for companies to ask for take home design exercises (any length) that relate to the company’s actual products, right? Aka free work.
This is a senior+ role.
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Figma is at its most powerful when you have a room of non designers as a part of the process in the file with you either passively or actively - with their needs, ideas and feedback being channelled by a designer into figma. Interestingly, that's also when designers demonstrate their real super powers too 😉
Perhaps it’s the working culture that needs to exist first? Like Figma is really helpful for collaboration but in the end it’s just a tool.
And lead with an example. Show them how it’s done and what kind of collaborations are possible with Figma.
I was in a team when the migration happened from Sketch to Figma and it’s very stressful as most files is broken and the team had to fix them every now and then. Get the basics sorted out and then step it up to the collaborative tool side.
It's important to create safe collaborative spaces for designers AND others in Figma. Designers are often subject to unwarranted and uninformed feedback, bringing everyone else into figma can therefore feel like reliquinishing 'their' safe space. It is the same reason why some people prefer or need to work in drafts. The first and most important part to creating a good culture that enables Figma collaboration in your organisation is establishing what the right behaviours & rituals and ensuring these understood - especially by non designers. The next part is around creating expectationss when kicking off sessions - what we're here to discuss or solve today, which things are off limits. This gives control back to the designer to then be the leader in their safe space. Once you have these, I've found leading by example to be the best sell on how to leverage the benefits of co-designing. I would recommend doing it more as a group of creative/designers first and then more gradually involve additional stakeholders as the muscle gets built. Collaboration in cross functional teams is never easy, and Figma brings its own challenges, which is why consciously collaborating is so key! ✌🏻
Is there a reason why designers’ feelings have to be “coddled” when they routinely plow over everyone else’s, including software engineers and stakeholders? At a certain point it’s costing the company real money, as it’s causing major technical debt.