In this video, we'll hear from Ruohai, one of our first graduates of UX Design Intensive Program. Ruohai started out as a psychology major and stumbled upon UX design by accident. He took a class with us and gradually improved his portfolio. He landed a job at AT&T shortly after the program as a UX Consultant.

Interview highlights:

  • The first thing beginners should think about when considering UX design as a career choice
  • How to make your portfolio stand out from the crowd
  • His thoughts on working for big corporates, design agencies, and small startups
  • Why he thinks people with a psychology or sociology background should consider UX design as a career path
  • A discussion around the future of UX design, including artificial intelligence, gaming, and VR