Over the past several years, we’ve interviewed numerous UX experts and asked them what advice they would give to prospective UX designers. Some of the most prevalent answers? “Be curious.” “Stay up to date with design trends.” “Never stop learning.”  There are a number of ways to do this, but one of the best (and […]

Google, Airbnb, and Amazon all have one thing in common: an incredible user experience (also known as UX). Their principle websites are straightforward and easy to use, and many (including Airbnb co-founder Joe Gebbia) attribute the success of these “startup unicorns” to strong UX design. CNNMoney’s 100 Best Jobs in America list for 2017 includes both UX […]

User experience is a red hot field right now and designers are in tremendously high demand. Of the roughly 25,000 UX job openings in the United States on Glassdoor, about 25% of them are for UX designers. Their overall goal is to design people-friendly experiences through an unwavering focus on user needs, expectations, and systematic […]

Amber Hicks’ five years teaching elementary school students left her “disappointed and emotionally drained.” She loved teaching, and she loved the kids, but the work “still felt lacking in many aspects,” she said. When she considered possible career pivots, the field that stood out the most was user experience. “What first drew me to UX […]

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been making waves for years now, impacting major industries as varied as retail, healthcare, and security. With each passing year, the rapidly advancing technology reshapes our world in ways that were once just fantasy. For some, “the rise of the robots” is something to fear. Many people view it as a threat […]

The term “digital media” is everywhere; you may have seen ads for a “Master’s Degree in Digital Media” or a “Certificate in Digital Media.” But what exactly is digital media, and is it worth learning more about? In a world where nearly everything is becoming digitized and people spend an average of seven hours each […]

The three-step Springboard admissions process is designed to set our students up for success. The challenge portion is an important step that ensures that each student is a good fit for the course and will achieve the ultimate goal: getting a job in their desired field. To enroll in the UX Career Track, prospective students […]

Whether you’re a budding UX designer or an established one, Twitter is a great place to learn and connect with the crème de la crème. You can gather insights, stoke up your inspiration, and stay abreast of what’s trending in the UX and UI fields. The only catch is, looking for the right people to […]