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Matt Magain

From Cubicle to Cloud 9:
10 Tips For Architecting UX Career Happiness

The ‘UX’ umbrella is vast, which is a good thing for those of us who are still not sure what we want to be when we grow up! The necessity for UX designers to become generalists can open up numerous doors. But you have to be prepared to recognise them—and actually open them.

In this talk, I’ll share my UX career journey: from Java developer to graphic designer to UX designer to whiteboard animator to visual facilitator. And I’ll give you 10 tips for how to architect your own long-term career happiness.