Q&A with Avocademy Alumni: Carlotta Granholm

Jan 18, 2022

The Guac brings you another Q&A with one of our talented Avocademy graduates! For this spotlight, we spoke with Carlotta Granholm to learn about her experience pivoting her career from freight sales to UX design. 

Carlotta joined the...

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3 More UX Design Myths, Debunked

Jan 17, 2022

The UX design field is enjoying unprecedented growth. As UX becomes more popular, more rumors about best practices and career strategies seem to circulate. 

Many students come to Avocademy with doubts about becoming a UX//UI designer. Often,...

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Does UX Design Require Math?

Jan 13, 2022

 The modern world runs on math — from computers to finance to engineering. But it’s possible to work in a math-based field without having to do much math, and UX design is one such field. 

Under the hood, you’ll find...

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How Can You Learn UX Design?

Jan 11, 2022

UX design is a new and exciting field, attracting new and excited faces. The question now is, how do I learn the skills of the trade? There are three typical ways to learn UX Design:


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Can You Learn UX Design on Your Own?

Jan 06, 2022

If you’re wondering if UX design can be learned through self-guided learning, you’ve come to the right place. The internet provides new possibilities for sharing knowledge. With enough patience, you can even learn UX design online on...

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Can You Do UX Design Remotely?

Dec 27, 2021

The start of the decade has been tough for everyone, but a silver lining has been the move to remote work in many industries. Remote jobs have grown in popularity, with big-name companies such as Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, and Reddit...

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A Typical User Experience Designer Salary in the United States

Dec 23, 2021

User experience designers enjoy impressive remuneration. In the United States, the average base salary for UX designers is $74,500, but many UX/UI professionals make well over $100K a year.

Even entry-level UX professionals can make strong wages...

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UI/UX Designer Salaries by Role

Dec 20, 2021

UX/UI designers have impressive earning potential. According to PayScale, UX designers make about $74,800 a year. Even entry-level UX designers can start out making over $65k annually, and with more experience, they can go on to earn well over...

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How Much Do UX Designers Make?

Dec 15, 2021

User experience design is an intriguing career. UX/UI professionals get to flex their creative muscles and solve problems that help real people, and they get the thrill of engaging with pioneering technology. Best of all, UX designers are paid...

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What Is the Average UX Designer Salary?

Dec 12, 2021

Have you considered becoming a UX Designer? You are not alone. Over the last decade or so, the demand for UX/UI professionals in the tech world has skyrocketed, and more people than ever are exploring this exciting career. 

One key factor...

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