UX/UI Designer Job Info and Ideas

Originally captured in a Google doc, these are some of the notes I made for myself when I first made the decision to pivot my career trajectory towards UX/UI Design. I did this research in the first part of the UX/UI Design Certificate Program I took at BDA, and it's mostly resume and portfolio ideas.

Overview

This seems like a good article to start with:
https://www.invisionapp.com/inside-design/become-ux-designer/

Education

Portfolio

Good portfolio examples

Portfolio website intro copy

as a multidisciplinary designer with a focus
on experience design and art direction i can
bring the ruckus, noise, inspiration, creativity, pain, etc.

Ideas and inspiration

Functional Resume Resources

Articles about creating a functional resume

https://www.google.com/search?q=skill+focused+resume&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&hl=en-us&client=safari

"Leaving off dates or titles can raise hiring managers' suspicions that you're trying to hide something, which, in all probability, you are."

Apparently I invented something that already exists:

I Invented the Functional Resume

Resume Examples

Git-based resumes

Resume collections


This page was last updated: 4-16-2020