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It’s already been 2 months since our team finished the Flutter Vignette project and gave a talk at Flutter Interact ’19. Throughout the project, we were able to maintain a healthy designer-developer relationship, which was the key to the successful completion of the project. I want to share 5 things that helped us build an effective and efficient collaboration between designers and developers.

#1. Be in constant communication.

A failure to communicate can lead to a lot of misunderstandings and even different interpretations of the same general goals. …

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If someone asks me how I feel about the last 5 years since I dove into the world of design, I’d say “everyday I am thankful for the tough love that art school showed me”.

I used to sleep 3 hours a day because I worried too much about falling behind other students. Once, I hid alone in the toilets and secretly cried because I couldn’t come up with a good idea. The worst moment was when I left my work at home on its due date after spending all night finishing it.

These unpleasant moments taught me valuable lessons…

Things I Didn’t Learn In Design School

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The best decision I’ve ever made was going to design school. Surrounded by talent, designer friends, and inspiring instructors, I was able to improve more than I could have ever imagined. After four years of amazing time in school, I received several job offers after our graduate portfolio show, and ended up working at a digital experience agency: gskinner.

Until the moment I started work, I thought I knew pretty much everything to succeed professionally, and there was no doubt in my naïve mind I would soon become “the SUPERSTAR” designer of the…

Yoon Lee

A designer at gskinner, visual problem solver, research lover, motion designer, illustrator and the best parallel parker.

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