Video: UX Design, Family and Self-Care | Lauren Stapleton’s CareerFoundry Story

Wondering what it takes to balance a career change while having a family?

In this video, New Yorker Lauren Stapleton shares how she prepared for her dream career—and achieved a healthy work-life balance.

Lauren offers advice for career changers and insights into the job search process and shares the deep sense of fulfillment and work-life harmony she’s found in her new role.

Learn about life as a UX designer in New York, what it’s like working as a woman in tech, the benefits of CareerFoundry, and more.

Looking to join Lauren in making the career change of your dreams?

Try one of our free short courses or speak directly with a program advisor

And be sure to check out our guides on:

What You Should Do Now

  1. Check out one of our free short courses in design, data analytics, coding, digital marketing, and product management.

  2. Become a qualified UX designer, UI designer, web developer, product manager, digital marketer, or data analyst in less than a year—complete with a job guarantee.

  3. Talk to a program advisor to discuss career change and find out which fields are best for you, or check out recent graduate Tanimara’s successful career-change story.

  4. This month, we’re offering a partial scholarship worth up to $1,365 off on all of our career-change programs to the first 100 students who apply 🎉 Book your application call and secure your spot now!

What is CareerFoundry?

CareerFoundry is an online school for people looking to switch to a rewarding career in tech. Select a program, get paired with an expert mentor and tutor, and become a job-ready designer, developer, or analyst from scratch, or your money back.

Learn more about our programs