Patrick Neeman, an expert on the UX job market, is joining us for an informal chat about all things UX careers—résumés, portfolios, job interviews, unicorns, and whiskey. It’s going to be great. You should join us.
Get Started in UX, the latest ebook from UX Mastery, is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to launching a career in user experience design.
Chock full of practical advice, this book answers just about every question you could possible have about how to get started in this exciting field.
The next UX Mastery ebook is in the final stages of production.
Get Started in UX, a practical guide to launching a career as a user experience designer, will launch in a couple of weeks. For a limited time, the ebook will come bundled with a bunch of extra goodies.
What are recruiters, design managers, and companies actually looking for in a UXer during the hiring process?
Troy Parke has five suggestions on how you can stand out when applying for a UX job.
Design portfolios have long been used by graphic designers and photographers to display the results of their work. But what about UXers? We work in a world of field recordings, paper scribblings and Excel spreadsheets and don’t always get to create the final visuals. So what do we do when a prospective employer asks to see a portfolio?
It’s the start of a new year, you’re excited about the projects you have lined up, and you’re eager to get researching and ideating and designing and … hold up a minute!
There’s another project that you may have ignored for a while, which deserves your attention …
Everyday UX, the very first UX Mastery ebook, went on sale today.
It’s a collection of inspiring interviews with 10 of the best UX designers in the world. We’re quite proud of it, and hope you’ll like it too.
Matt talks with Christine, an HR administrator who is trying to break into the UX Design industry, about the job application process, how the term “user experience” is often misunderstood by employers, and what to do about some of the frustrations that job seekers encounter.
There’s a new place online to find a new job (and fill a UX-related role) — the UX Mastery jobs board.
Creating a job listing will get your role in front of thousands of UX Designers, via our website, Twitter and Facebook feeds, and email newsletter.
Jeff Gothelf, designer, speaker, and author of the popular book Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience, shares some sage advice about how we should be focussing our energy when operating within an Agile development environment.