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21 Lessons from Springboard UX Designers


Success in the creative industries often comes down to lessons learned on the job: the insights gained from breakthroughs, setbacks and projects that didn’t turn out quite as you’d expected. Springboard recently asked 21 UX professionals to share what they’ve learned over the course of their career and what they wish they’d known when they were starting out.

Their responses are brought together in this ebook, which offers tips and insights for seasoned professionals, as well as those who are new to UX design.

  • Embracing discomfort during the design process
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Building relationships with developers
  • Getting buy-in from teams

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