Designers Archives - candidates


September 19, 2022

What Does Your Tech Salary Look Like? A Review of Salary Trends

When thinking about how your tech salary stacks up in this current hiring environment you’d consider factors like your job title, years of experience, and company size.  In this article we...

April 21, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Sandy Zhu, Product Designer

From Finance and Marketing to Product Design, Sandy Zhu is creating a new path Can you share a little bit about your educational background I double majored in finance and marketing from...

January 07, 2020

How to Work Remotely and Keep Your Sanity

Telecommuting and distributed offices have become increasingly popular in recent years, particularly with the rise of digital productivity tools which teams can use to collaborate just as they would...

December 17, 2019

Human Interface Design Basics

Everyone markets their app as “easy to use”, but we all know that only a small portion of apps are truly intuitive. What really separates easy to use apps from the rest?  In my experience,...

November 08, 2019

Designlab Q+A: How to Master Trending UX/UI Design Skills

Hired is excited to announce we’re partnering with Designlab, a mentor-led online education program for tomorrow’s leaders in UX/UI design. To help answer some of the questions top-of-mind for...

November 06, 2019

Visual Design Portfolio Do’s and Don'ts (With Examples)

Think it’s time to update your portfolio? Trick question! The answer for most of us is a resounding yes. Too often designers -- especially those operating in the freelance world -- don’t prioritize...