Tatsuro IbeBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingResearcher at an automobile company. Interested in Product design, Healthcare, Public Life, New mobility. Main skill is AI, UX. Please follow, also on Twitter.Feb 4, 2017Just a small note on hackathons — they are invaluable for a new designer. Not only do they teach you how to work with other developers (skills like specs, design communication) — you also end up with a strong network of developer friends.How I went from 0 design experience to landing a full time job in 12 months (republished)Richard Yang4.4K167I totally agree this. Internship is also recommended to get good friends.