Episode #20
How do I become a designer?

Warning!

This is my old style of podcast before I drastically changed the style of it. This was when I was making educational and information podcasts about design, marketing and business. Feel free to listen to it, but my new style of podcast started from Episode 80.

I was asked by Shaun to answer “what’s the best route into industry for noobies?”. I decided to formalise that question a little bit into “How do I become a designer?”. In it, I talk about the attitude you’ll need to become a designer.

Timestamps

  • 0:55 – Learning how to learn
  • 1:58 – Stay curious
  • 3:30 – University is still important
  • 5:41 – Networking
  • 7:21 – Aspire to be a top class designer

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