Thinkful Speaker Series || Interview Essentials for UX/UI Designers
More and more designers are learning that the ability to tell a story with their work has the power to set them apart. But what does storytelling actually mean in the context of design? As a UX/UI designer, your goal is not only to write a narrative but to ensure that the end product plays a positive role in showcasing your skills.
Join us as topic expert Carl Wheatly discusses the craft of design storytelling, and how it affects an interview. Learn how to weave this skill into every aspect of your design journey, plus tips and tricks for captivating any audience––from hiring manager to product user.
About Carl Wheatley:
Carl is a Product Design recruiter at Facebook. Prior to that, he was a UI/UX designer himself, working with numerous tech startups on application development and design services. Carl is also the co-founder of a Meetup called Global UXD where he helps connect designers with each other to collaborate and create new opportunities. Having completed Bloc and Designlab bootcamps before becoming a recruiter, Carl is an expert at helping aspiring designers land their first roles in a competitive industry.