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...

October 15, 2019

How to Create a Convincing Design Case Study

A case study documents the design process you use to successfully complete a project. It is your opportunity as a designer to show how you work. Hiring managers weigh case studies heavily; it’s the...

September 24, 2019

Actionable Tips for Dealing with Imposter Syndrome at Work

Imposter syndrome has become a bit of a buzzword in many tech and business circles—but it’s not without reason. The data shows that only a small minority of tech workers (of both genders!) remain...