We’re kicking off the New Year with Cory Lebson speaking about his new book regarding what it takes to succeed as a UX professional. He’ll also cover topics that will help employers and recruiters hire better!
You'll find out:
The UX Careers Handbook offers an insider’s look at how to be a successful User Experience (UX) professional from comprehensive career pathway descriptions to learning, personal branding, networking skills, building of resumes and portfolios, and landing a UX job.
The book goes in-depth to explain what it takes to get into and succeed in a UX career, be it as a designer, information architect, strategist, user researcher, or a variety of other UX career specialties.
It presents a wealth of resources designed to help readers develop and take control of their UX career success, including perspectives and advice from experts in the field.
Join us for this great presentation along with light food & drinks provided by the team at DePaul College of Computing and Digital Media.
About our Sponsor:
DePaul University – College of Computing and Digital Media: CDM is organized into three schools – The School of Design, School of Computing and School of Cinematic Arts - to represent the breadth and depth of offerings across the computing and digital media spectrum. Our degree programs offer innovative foundations and practical applications of today’s most sought after skills and credentials.
About our Speaker:
Cory Lebson has been a user experience consultant for nearly 20 years. He is the principal and owner of Lebsontech LLC, a successful small user experience consulting firm he established in 1997. Lebsontech focuses on user research and evaluation, user experience strategy, UX training, and mentoring.
Cory regularly gives talks and workshops on topics related to UX career development, user experience, user research, information architecture, and accessibility. He has been featured on the radio and has published a number of articles in a variety of professional publications.
Cory has an MBA in marketing and technology management, as well as an MA in sociology and a BS in psychology. Cory is a past president of the User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) International and is also a past president of the UXPA DC Chapter. Follow Cory on Twitter @corylebson