Lessons from a Startup/Big Tech UX Designer: Job Hunting/Personal Branding

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Lessons from a Startup/Big Tech UX Designer: Job Hunting/Personal Branding

Interactive Q&A

By Equipt

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, March 29 · 10 - 11am PDT



About this event

  • 1 hour
  • Mobile eTicket

Brought to you by Equipt, your professional development community, to network, learn, and collaborate with professionals and recruiters through live online workshops and events.

Access workshops, discord community, recordings, and partner jobs @ JOINEQUIPT.COM/REGISTER

This is a Q&A-based discussion, not a structured presentation -- Bring your product design questions or challenges, and our facilitator will answer questions and advise on how to best approach progressing your career or job hunt.

Facilitated by Kaja Skerlj, a UX designer at Sappi, a Paper & Forest Products company. She was previously a UX designer at Sony and has experience working for four different international startups (Slovenia, New Delhi, and San Francisco) in design and marketing roles. Kaja has built a strong personal brand and leveraged that to find roles.

Kaja has expertise in UX Design, User Research, Graphic Design, and Marketing Design. Kaja is skilled in the necessary design software, such as Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, HTML/CSS, and team collaboration tools, such as Miro and Asana.

See Kaja's design work at: https://www.kajaskerlj.com/

Class Details/FAQ

  • Who should attend this? Aspiring or Experienced Product Designers
  • What is the event format? Guided Q&A and Open Discussion
  • What will I leave with? career skills and job-hunting advice
  • Are there job opportunities? To be announced

About the organizer

Organized by

Equipt facilitates workshops and bootcamps in partnership with leading companies to upskill diverse talent and build inclusive and diverse workforces. These 60-minute online weekly workshops focus on soft, hard skills and networking. Participants seeking new opportunities can also be prioritized for jobs in tech, sales, and business development.