Advice from a Professor on Forming a Design Career

Make the career you want, or someone will make it for you!

Ignore Junior/Senior “X” years.

Be a facilitator.

Be a domain expert.

Don’t believe hype.

Learn to code.

Your intro rate is your forever rate.

Charge for non-profits.

Beware of project manager roles that have non-project manager titles.

Many conferences are not ideal for finding clients.

Find an awesome manager!

People behave in the way in which they’re rewarded.

thanks to Paul Elrif!

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