Category: Career Advancement

Here are the 5 Things Great Designers Do Differently


Demand for UX designers is rising every year. General Assembly estimates that UX design will be one of the most-promising careers in 2020, but with more demand…comes more supply. Here are the 5 things great designers do differently to beat their competition. ——— Pretty much every sector from health, to finance, to tech, and even […]

How to Build a Virtual Design Team with 99designs


99designs is an on-demand marketplace where companies seek to find their dream design by running design contests (anything from business cards, to logos, to websites…I could go on). Many companies also use 99designs to curate their own on-call virtual design team. Think: The Avengers, but for teams of super-designers handpicked by you. “Projects” is useful […]

6 Unexpected Mistakes That Keep Developers from Getting a Raise


Good performance is never enough. Imagine working hard. You have an “above average” track record. You’ve never heard complaints — you even won the coveted “best employee” award last month. So, your company decides to reward you by… Demoting you. Sounds bizarre and untrue, doesn’t it? Who’d be thick enough to punish an employee for […]