Soft skills are also important in the workplace. After analyzing various job descriptions, I found that the two most critical soft skills that employers look for are collaboration and communication, namely the ability to both lead and be a team player and a strong ability to communicate in both verbal…

Knowledge and familiarity with design tools are critical for product designing. When I first worked at Samsung, I was able to pick up many tools without too much difficulty due to my software background. Samsung had its own specific design tools that it required its designers to use and become…

As we know, validating the UX design is a crucial component of the design process. Product designers are not the user and therefore cannot represent the user perspective for the whole design.

A design that could be perfectly suited for one user or purpose could be entirely wrong for a…

Linchpin by Seth Godin

After coming across some roadblocks during the recruitment process, I was inspired to begin a project that I titled, “Expressing my Identity as a Product Designer.” I asked myself, what would a product designer do in this situation? They would identify the problem, establish the objective, research and analyze, and…

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