How to Land a UX Design Job in 2024!

12 December 2023 5:00 pm Online UI Design , UX Design
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Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey into the world of UX design?

Look no further – we’ve got the perfect recording of a LIVE event for you!

Check out this enlightening career talk with Gayla Thompson, our seasoned expert in UX design, who currently works as Senior UX Researcher at Elsevier.

Gayla revealed the key secrets to succeed in your UX design job search.

Her insights will equip you with the tools necessary to navigate the evolving landscape of UX employment in 2024.

In this session, we covered:

– Crafting Your Personal Brand with LinkedIn: Dive into the art of creating an online presence that will captivate industry professionals.

– Building a Powerful Portfolio: Learn how to tell the story behind your design journey to catch the attention of potential employers.

– Seeking Feedback from UX Masters: Gayla will guide you on how to approach seasoned UX professionals to receive constructive critique.

– Tailoring Your Resume: Delve into the importance of researching prospective companies and tailoring your resume for an unforgettable impact.

– Internships & Freelance: Navigate the landscape of professional growth through internships and freelance opportunities that will speak volume on your resume.

– Connect and Conquer: Learn how the art of networking with UX professionals and recruiters can open doors to exciting opportunities.

– Acing Your Interviews: Gayla shared tips on how to well prepare for UX design interviews and succeed during the interview process.

Whether you’re an aspiring designer or you’re already enrolled in the program, you make sure this recording will level up your UX design career – regardless of your background or age!

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Gayla Thompson

Senior UX Researcher at Elsevier

Gayla Thompson is a Senior UX Researcher based in New York City. A former school principal and leadership coach, she transitioned into the world of UX/UI design and is now working at Elsevier.