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In late May of 2020, I was on a run in my hometown. It was a hot day with a crystal clear sky and I was about a half-mile into my regular route. …


Recently, I had met with a friend from college over dinner. We both made a commitment to checking-in with one another every two months or so to catch up, share stories and to see where life was taking us.

This friend is someone whom I admire very much; she consistently…


Sometimes, it takes time to get to where you want to go.

In the last few months, I have struggled to speak with family openly about my UX job search, as well as the impact it has had on me both mentally and physically.

While I have pushed hard on the networking front — scheduling calls, sending cold emails, attending MeetUps, completing…


After entering the UX Design industry in Spring of last year, I had thought I had gone about navigating the job market rather well.

Summer and Fall came quickly, and all I did during those months was regularly tweak my résumé towards my applications, attend tech MeetUps, LinkedIn message individuals…


Project 2: A Redesign of LetGo for Mobile (iOS)

Pushing forward in General Assembly’s UXDI Program, the second and third week in the course had students focus on continuing our research, design, and prototyping skills. While our first project was a solo-assignment on a given topic (where students narrowed the research focus), and then created a mockup wireframe through…


The Background

In the beginning of this year, I decided to move into the world of User Experience Design. In February, I had chosen to apply to General Assembly’s full-time UXDI Immersive program (General Assembly will now be referred to as “GA” for the remainder of this article). …

Diego Mas González (He/Him)

Design Research| Strategy | Storytelling | www.dmasgonzalez.com

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