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#520

Hello and thank you

Where in the world are you?

Bratislava, Slovakia
What stage of your career are you at?
Maternity leave :slight_smile: the last 4 years i’ve being working on administrative position, and i must say i really don’t like it. So finally decided to pursue my dream and become UX designer.
What are you current challenges?
Finding out if i have enough of talent to become UX designer, creating first portfolio.
What aspect/s of UX are passionate about?
Creating. This is a great feeling - to create something useful and good looking, pulling out idea from your head and making it visible to others, being useful.
Cats or dogs?
Cats!


#521

Hi all!

I am new around here, look forward to getting to know everyone.

Where in the world are you?
Birmingham, UK.

What stage of your career are you at?
Worked in Digital for a total of 5 years, first 3 years heavily focused on CRO and Marketing, moved in to UX for the last 2 years at a large financial organisation.

What are you current challenges?
Personally: building a network within the UX space and plowing through as much reading material as possible.

Work: Developing a UX focused culture at an established business with existing processes and ways of doing things.

What aspect/s of UX are passionate about?
This is hard to narrow down. But key areas at the minute:
Analytics & Insight
User research/ Usability testing
Experimentation (MVT / AB)
And ultimately adding value.

Cats or dogs?
Cats - specifically a Ragdoll called Guss.


#522

That’s awesome! Good on you.


#523

Interesting challenge! Feel free to start a new discussion about it if you’d like to brainstorm some ideas.

(And welcome :slight_smile: )


#524

Hello everyone,
I am from Japan but living in Sydney Australia
I have recently changed my career from a Web designer to UX/UI designer.


#525
  • Where in the world are you?
    New York
  • What stage of your career are you at?
    3 Years experience in Graphic design and trying to transition into the the UX field
  • What are you current challenges?
    Lack of solid UX case study and general skills to grasp the UX concept.
  • What aspect/s of UX are passionate about?
    Solving problems and creating products that are good for the business and users.
  • Cats or dogs?
    Both
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#526

@info17 & @soulwonc - Welcome aboard!!


#527

Have you tried some online courses?


#528

3 posts were split to a new topic: Advice on applying UX skills to real business situations


#530

Where in the world are you?
Stockholm, Sweden at the moment

What stage of your career are you at?
A few years in, started as a UI designer and progressed to UX design

What are you current challenges?
Working as the only UX designer in a tech company…its a great challenge and I love it but some days its exhausting to be focusing on my work process and way of working so much of the time as opposed to actual design work.

What aspect/s of UX are passionate about?
I love solving a tricky user flow and finding a simple solution to a long discussed problem. I love asking BUT WHY several times a day to help us all focus on why we are building a feature in the first place.

Cats or dogs?
Cats! They cuddly.


#531

Truer words were never spoken!


#532

Hello everyone,
I have been to this community for two weeks and a starter in UX industry.
Where in the world are you?

  • I am a student studying in Finland. I have been living in Finland for 3 years. :slight_smile:
    What stage of your career are you at?
  • I am looking for a job, or an internship to finish my graduation. I have no experience in UX design.
    What are you current challenges?
  • Since I am quite new to UX, maybe 2 months. It is quite lost for me. I have to learn and read more about UX. It would be appreciated if anyone can help me where and what to start. I have studied some online courses for UX, but it is quite theoretical. I want to find projects to practice my skills and receive feedbacks, I think this community is a nice place for me.
    What aspect/s of UX are passionate about?
    -I like problem solving and doing research to find best solution.
    Cats or dogs?
    -I am dog lover :slight_smile:

#533

Would this help?