I’ve kept my eyes open and feel like I’ve hit that grey-beard point in life where I can share tidbits of career advice in the hopes they’re pearls for someone else.
Having a well designed product that meets a genuine need is a great way to increase your chance of success. This article outlines a few basic steps that should help you create your own product strategy, customizable to your needs and situation.
Companies are paying attention to concepts like design thinking, visual modelling, customer experience, and prototyping. They’re looking for individuals with the expertise to help them, but how do they find them?
For a product to truly be great there needs to be a culture of collaboration and design thinking supporting the team that’s making it. So how do you create and maintain one?
As a UX designer, you need to present your ideas, a lot. Whether it’s your own team, your boss, or your client, sharing your work should demonstrate that you know your craft, that you’ve done your homework and that you’re a good listener.