UX Careers

Looking to embark on a career in UX? Here’s in-depth advice from UX designers and professionals for every stage in your user experience career. Our most popular posts include how to break into UX, 10 pieces of excellent UX career advice and a look at confusing UX roles and job titles.

Getting into a career in UX

Getting into UX [a #uxchat roundup] How to transition into a career in UX [a #uxchat roundup]

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed how to get into UX. How did these UX professionals transition into a UX...

Confusing UX Roles and Job Titles [a #uxchat roundup] Confusion and misconceptions around UX job titles

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the confusion and misconceptions around UX job titles. What’s the weirdest thing someone has...

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How do you present UX work to your teams? [a #uxchat roundup] Presenting UX findings [a #uxchat roundup] with Paul Randall

Last week on #uxchat, we discussed the most effective ways of presenting UX work to your teams. How can we educated UX sceptics and encourage buy-in from stakeholders? Is UX research a deliverable on its own or part of a larger process? We're joined by guest host Paul Randall, Senior UX Architect at Evosite.

UX soft skills

What soft skills does a UX professional need? [a #uxchat roundup] Soft skills for UX professionals

Last week on #uxchat, we took a closer look at the soft skills necessary for UX professionals to excel in non-UX environments. UX doesn't live in a vacuum in a galaxy far, far away... so being proficient in the soft skills can truly help us better champion the cause for UX within our organisations.

UX career advice

10 best pieces of UX career advice offered by pros [#uxchat roundup]

UX careers don’t benefit from a curse/blessing enjoyed by many other vocations – the “this is how it’s done” convention....

UX new frontiers

One small step for a UX designer, one giant leap for UX design Jeremy Thomson, former lead UX designer at EA Sports, on moving his career from Canada to Japan

In many ways, leaving a job at a world-renowned gaming company – a job which you love – to start...

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3 experts on persuading colleagues to embrace user-centred design

Imagine going to work every day, knowing your non-UX colleagues believe they couldn’t survive without deep customer understanding and, by...