6 days ago
Mimi Nishiguchi - Realistic Strategies for Transitioning to UX Design
In episode 53 of The Product Design Podcast, Seth Coelen interviews *Mimi Nishiguchi, Senior Product Designer, and **YouTube Content Creator**.* You have probably seen her YouTube channel, where *she shares videos on all things UX, including topics like boot camps, a day in the life of a UX Designer, and her couch confessions related to her experience switching to a career in UX.*
During our chat, Mimi shares *her take on boot camps, tips on switching to a UX career, advice on getting an initial interview, and talks to Seth about some of his favorite videos on her channel.* This episode is full of *great advice for anyone considering a switch to UX*, and if you have been a fan of Mimi for a while, you will get to *hear about her long-term vision for her YouTube Channel.
*During our interview with Mimi, you will learn:
👉 How Mimi landed on a UX design career path
💡Why Mimi chose the boot camp route
👀 Mimi's experience with DESIGNLAB: was it worth it?
📢 Strategies for getting an initial interview and UX job in this market
🌱 How Mimi grew from her career lows
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* Instagram: @mimimichigucci
* YouTube: @mimimichi
* Interview Questions Study Guide: https://payhip.com/b/gycaW
Other mentioned links:
* General Assembly: https://generalassemb.ly
* DESIGNLAB: https://designlab.com
* Articulating Design Decisions by Tom Greever: https://amzn.to/3MTiLV6