About once a month I get a random email from an aspiring designer asking me a variation of the question: "I don't have a background in design but I'd really like to get into UX design. What can I do?" Most often these questions come from people with a background in data science, journalism/writing, psychology… Continue reading How do I get myself a design career?
FAQ: How to get a graduate position in UX and design
Today on the Red Gate UX blog I wrote about the top 5 things you need to do to improve your chances of getting a graduate position in design and UX. Just last week a prospective candidate came into the office for a coffee and a chat about what the role really is. The thrust… Continue reading FAQ: How to get a graduate position in UX and design
Interview on DesNDev.com
Dhane Crowley of DesNDev.com kindly asked me to answer a few questions on why WordPress can be a useful tool to companies having – or wanting – a web presence. Q5: What would you say is the single most important aspect of creating a Website – aesthetics, function, or something else? Usability. If a website… Continue reading Interview on DesNDev.com