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Topic Tuesday: If you could go back in time to when you were just getting…

June 19, 2018 at 5:42pm
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Topic Tuesday: If you could go back in time to when you were just getting started in design, what's one bit of advice you'd tell yourself?

June 19, 2018 at 5:42pm
What's that one thing that you've learned now, but wish you learned when you were first starting out?
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June 20, 2018 at 4:29pm
- Usability first, then visuals
- Learn code now, not 3 years into design
- Drop the ego, be kind, encouraging, and empathetic in your work and personality
- Being nice can take you a long way
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Chase that crazy little rabbit of an idea that springs in your head. It may bring about a paradigm shift in your designs that unlocks new frontier of improvements.
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June 20, 2018 at 11:10pm
- read more
- learn to code
- write more
- do not make things aiming to please others. to please yourself is enough challenge.
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Dribbble is not your user
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1. Find a mentor
2. Be humble
3. Form follows function
4. Know your audience
5. Experiment
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June 21, 2018 at 8:24pm
“Get in over your head as often and as joyfully as possible.” – Alexander Isley

June 22, 2018 at 9:49am
DONT 👏 WASTE 👏 TOUR TIME 👏 IN 👏 RASTERIZED 👏 GRAPHICS 👏 IN 👏 YOUR 👏 UX 👏 DESIGNS
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You cant reuse those!!!
Little Steve, vector graphics will always be the future

July 20, 2018 at 3:28pm
Hold ideas loosely.
The hardest part of the job will always be learning how to work with other team members (dev, business, product, marketing...). Everyone has different backgrounds, needs, goals, expectations. You'll be in the middle of everything. Learn how to listen and don't forget that intuition is also very important. I struggle everyday, but that's also the fun part of it.
hahah this is amazing. What I've found to be so true relating to this is the easiest clients are the ones you charge the most. There's this weird inverse relationship (I should just make a charge) where the amount you charge is directly inverse to the amount of pain you'll feel from a client. It must be that the client assumes if you don't care much you have no idea what you are doing. Or that the people that pay you a lot don't have time to be a pain. Either way...so much yes to this.