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Wanting some advice / help from any UX UI designers!

I’m looking to change careers from Cyber Security to UX and I’ve done some courses, made a portfolio and worked freelance for two clients.

I feel confident in my knowledge and skills but when I apply to roles I keep getting turned away without any interviews.

I’m wondering if anyone has any advice on what works to put in a portfolio, or if anyone would be kind enough to take a look at my resume / portfolio and offer any advice?

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Unable to provide advice but can you please share why you’re moving away from Cyber? I’m actually in the process of moving into Cyber from Product Management.

Much appreciate your insights! I know the work it takes to switch careers so wishing you the best of luck in your transition to UX / UI. I’m still in the process as well 🍀

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