Starting a career in UX: a step by step guide

Starting a career in UX: a step by step guide

Forward-thinking businesses know that research and usability should lie at the core of all product development, which has translated into a rapid increase in demand for User Experience (UX) professionals over the past year. While UX isn’t a new field, it’s certainly a growing one. In fact, User Interface Design took the fifth spot on LinkedIn’s ‘The Skills Companies Need Most in 2018‘ study.

Forward-thinking businesses know that research and usability should lie at the core of all product development, which has translated into a rapid increase in demand for User Experience (UX) professionals over the past year. While UX isn’t a new field, it’s certainly a growing one. In fact, User Interface Design took the fifth spot on LinkedIn’s ‘The Skills Companies Need Most in 2018‘ study.

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At Mint Talent, we’ve experienced this growing interest firsthand. We’ve worked alongside top-tier clients in sourcing talented UX professionals, and also helped heritage and start-up businesses to grow with specialists in the field. Even more exciting, we’ve spoken with a diverse range of candidates who are actively pursuing a new career path in UX and UI research and design.

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To dive deeper into this promising discipline, Mint Talent has partnered with Academy Xi to create an informative guide on starting and growing a career in User Experience Design. The guide includes:

  • Tips from specialists in the field
  • An overview of its many job opportunities
  • How to identify if a career in UI/UX is right for you
  • How to transition or upskill in the field

Read the guide here and fast-track your career in UI/UX.