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Negotiating your first UX job Offer: What to Expect

Jun 25, 2021

 Going into your first UX job offer negotiation can seem a bit scary and nerve-wracking. UX design is a diverse and relatively new field. You may be wondering: How much should I ask for? How much will my employer expect me to ask for? 

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Mastering Your Craft: 5 Specialized Skills to Level Up Your UX Career

Jun 24, 2021

 One of the best parts of becoming a UX designer is that you can immerse yourself in a wide variety of work. From research to interface design, UX professionals get to be both analytical and creative, and many enjoy working as UX generalists....

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Q&A With Avocademy Alumni: Kathy Nguyen

Jun 22, 2021

We are turning the spotlight to Kathy Nguyen, an incredible Avocademy alum. Kathy shares her struggle to find a job during the outbreak of the pandemic, how Avocademy came into helping her land her job, and her journey and experience as a working...

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Top 13 UX Design Books to Read

Jun 17, 2021

Whether you are just starting out in UX design or have been in the industry for a while, it is always a good idea to keep learning. Continuously growing and sharpening your skills is important for UX designers as UX is always evolving.

Of course,...

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How to Navigate Imposter Syndrome as a UX Designer

Jun 14, 2021

Since the term was coined in the 1970s, imposter syndrome has become part of the academic and professional lexicon around the globe. 

Imposter syndrome refers to feelings of inadequacy in the workplace. People experiencing imposter syndrome...

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Are UX Design Bootcamps worth it?

Jun 11, 2021

In order to become a UX designer, like with any career, you are going to need some training. You should have a good understanding of what a UX designer does. You’ll need to learn how to do tasks from product research to wireframing to user...

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How Long Does it Take To Learn UX Design? Three Pathways for Success

Jun 08, 2021

Learning is a process. To gain new skills, you have to invest time and effort into study and practice. But how much time and effort does it take to become a UX designer? 

It depends on your approach. In this article, we’ll walk you...

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Teachers Make Great UX Designers — Here’s Why

May 24, 2021

We all know that teachers are heroes. Whether they work with preschoolers or teenagers, teachers make sure the next generation is armed with the knowledge they need to navigate life’s challenges. 

To perform this important job, teachers...

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The Best UX Design Bootcamps

May 19, 2021

So you want to be a UX Designer? Maybe you are switching careers. Maybe you already have a background in design. Maybe you are just out of college and trying to figure out what you are going to do with your four-year degree in philosophy. UX...

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Should I Become a UX Designer? Considerations if You’re On the Fence

May 17, 2021

Considering a career pivot? You are not alone. According to Business Insider, a whopping one in four workers in the United States were hoping to change jobs in 2021, or whenever the threat of the pandemic abates. 

That figure was even higher...

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