Design / UX: Specialists vs Generalists — What’s Better? Here’s the truth

Jamal Nichols
Jan 5, 2019 · 6 min read

Video version of this article:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tf0wVeq3uXM

When I’m out teaching, I frequently get asked “What’s better? To be a jack of all trades designer, or someone that specializes in one specific area of UX? Should I be a full-stack designer? A Unicorn? What do all of these terms even mean?”