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Different Roles in UX and UI Design

Dec 22, 2022

The UX and UI design field has fully blossomed over the last few years and shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. As the UX and UI design field continues to expand, more roles are being created to fit the needs of the career field. Not only...

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Why Do Teachers Make Great UX Designers?

Dec 21, 2022

Teaching is a rewarding and impactful profession. However, after spending time in the classroom, some decide to expand their career or make a complete career change. UX design could be perfect for a former teacher. UX designers need to have...

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What is Merge by UXPin?

Dec 19, 2022

Want to build prototypes that are 100% consistent with the final product? UXPin is a platform that gives designers the same components that developers build products with, making the process 10x faster and no, you don’t need to know how to...

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What is Scrum and What is a Scrum Master?

Dec 05, 2022

Working in the UX design field, designers often have to familiarize themselves with different technical terminology like Scrum or Scrum Master. It can be quite daunting and overwhelming to say the least, but never fear you have come to the right...

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Q&A with Avocademy Alumna: Morgan Olmos

Dec 03, 2022

 Here at the Guac Blog we wanted to take a moment to spotlight another Avocademy graduate, Morgan Olmos, who shares her journey to becoming a UX Researcher. Morgan went from a background in illustration, Spanish education, and SEO freelance...

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How to Work with a Tough Boss as a UX Designer?

Dec 02, 2022

Have you ever had to work with a tough boss and weren’t sure how to manage it? If so, you are not alone and have come to the right place for help. Working with a tough boss as a UX designer can be intimidating and ultimately have a profound...

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Figma vs Adobe XD: Which UX Designer Tool is the Best?

Nov 30, 2022

Want to start practicing and developing your UX Design skills? You need a UX/UI tool to get started. UX/UI tools are the software and platforms designers use to create. These tools allow designers to create wireframes, prototypes, and interfaces...

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Cybersecurity Bootcamps VS. UX/UI Design Bootcamps

Oct 20, 2022

So you want to go into Cybersecurity. Or maybe you’re asking yourself right now “what is cybersecurity?”. When you click on a suspicious link and your browser gives you that little error message saying “go back to...

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Q&A with Avocademy Alumna: CJ Marsada

Oct 11, 2022

Our graduates have done it again! For this spotlight, we had Avocademy graduate CJ Marsada share her journey to become a Product Designer.

CJ was on track to becoming a pilot when she found out about Avocademy. She completed the UX Foundations...

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Q&A with Avocademy Alumna: Avrielle Ali

Oct 10, 2022

For this spotlight, we had Avocademy graduate Avrielle Ali chat with us. Before her UX design journey, Avrielle was working for herself, traveling around the world teaching yoga and creating content for her business. You can check out her...

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