Tech Talent Infographic

This infographic from Udemy points out who is being hired and why as well as providing some information to those trying to decide on the next direction in their careers.

It is important to note that without those key personnel who can take the ideas and turn them into reality, companies like Google, Apple and Facebook would not have the success they do.

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UX Career Paths and Job Satisfaction

I made the change to a usability specialist career over 8 years ago and have never looked back. I have been extremely happy with my jobs, my coworkers, the topics and tasks I do everyday are

This article on UX Magazine by Patrick Malecek details job satisfaction by UX practitioners and I found it extremely interesting.

Survey research conducted in the fall of 2010 investigating job satisfaction among usability practitioners and how satisfaction is impacted by employer type, organizational placement, and other factors. Continue reading