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Designer Life in Lockdown

Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on September 2, 2020

    { πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» } – Working from Home: The New Normal for Designers Worldwide I’ve been working as a remote designer for over seven years. But a lot of designers started their remote journey only this year. A lot of my creative friends have been working remotely for 6–8 months. They experience everything that I went […]

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    How To Influence Micromanagers So You Can Achieve Better Results

    Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on August 12, 2020

      { πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’Ό } – They want to feel important, so make them feel important If you have been working for at least a year or two, chances are you have already met people who micromanage. These are the kind of person who, instead of giving guidance and advice, they give orders and dominate your work. […]

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        { πŸ’¬ } – Have conversations with them, instead  have conducted and attended countless user interviews in my current job at Hinderling Volkart and before that. At some point, I noticed a thing that goes wrong a lot of times but more about that later. Last year I bumped into Swiss documentary filmmaker Paul Riniker (Bio on […]

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        3 Hours is All You Need to Achieve Success

        Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on June 10, 2020

          { ⏰ } – To control your day, you need to know how to maximize your time If you have goals or dreams, you may have thought about when will they come true? The truth is, you are the one who decides when to make it a reality by making full use of your time, instead of […]

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          How to Communicate Remotely

          Olha Bahaieva Avatar| By olhabahaieva on May 20, 2020

            { πŸ“„ } – Tips and tools to become a successful remote worker The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is the biggest danger for people in 2020. That’s why all company employees started to work remotely recently. Remote work is not a new way of collaboration between people though, but it has its own features, which specialists […]

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            The Death of the Design Agency?

            Paulo Dziobczenski Avatar| By paulodziobczenski on February 12, 2020

              { πŸ’€ } – Design agency: has it run its course?  This article originally appeared on the UX Collective Medium page. A quick search on LinkedIn shows a trend at tech giants: More and more designers are working at in-house design departments. Nowadays, there are more than 7 thousand designers at Apple, 6 thousand at Amazon, […]

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              Giving Feedback to Unsuccessful Candidates

              Briandito Priambodo Avatar| By brianditopriambodo on December 11, 2019

                { 🀝 } – Don’t burn bridges, build relationships instead Hiring is tiring. You spend days, sometimes months to find someone who could fill in the open role in your team. And it can’t just be anyone, it has to be the right person. Sometimes you may get lucky and find that person quickly. But most […]

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