Keeping up with tradition, in our last event of the year before we take a holiday break, we will look back at UX in 2017 and how it affected you.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 20th December 2017 (20/12/2017) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. What has been your UX highlight of 2017?
  2. What UX obstacles did you have to overcome in 2017?
  3. Looking back, would you consider 2017 a positive year for UX?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

In this UXDiscuss we will be discussing UX Certification.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 14 December 2017 (14/12/2017) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. Is it worthwhile to obtain a UX specific qualification? If you have one, what are the main benefits you have found?
  2. What are the main issues surrounding the currently available UX specific qualifications? How could these be improved?
  3. If you were recruiting, how much difference would an applicants UX qualification make over other applicants with other qualifications/experience?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!

UX as a profession has become very popular and it seems to be one of the hottest jobs at the moment. The challenge is in understanding what kind of UX practitioner you want to be and if UX is the right fit for you. Even then, it’s hard to understand where to get started on the career path to being a UX professional, especially if you have varying levels of experience in complementary disciplines. In this UXDiscuss we will be discussing how to get started and what might be the best avenue for you.

The #uxdiscuss event will be held on 7 December 2017 (07/12/2017) at 1pm UK time (8am Eastern US).

The questions we will be discussing are:

  1. How did you decide that you wanted to be a UX professional?
  2. What challenges did you face along your journey to becoming a UX professional?
  3. What was your career path that got you where you are today?

The questions will be posted to Twitter via @uxdiscuss using the hashtag #uxdiscuss and all you have to do is join in.

We look forward to seeing you then!