Alwyn Velásquez

UI/UX designer with management and product development background, improving user-experience in B2B and B2C software applications.
Brockton, MA
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Multifacted design professional with teaching experience well versed in methods and processes for print, online and product design.

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Cindy L. Mar 12

What are the steps needed to be a UX designer?

From your experience and journey to a UX designer, what online resources & bootcamps you have used to get where you are right now? Which bootcamps or online learning platforms you would recommend for a person w/o much prior knowledge in coding and programming language? Thank you!...

#career #coaching #computer-software #userexperience #uxdesign #jobs #programming #computer #ux #computer-science #mentoring #design #industryprofessionals #technology

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Esther C. Jun 06, 2018

What picture is appropriate to set as your background on LinkedIn?

While updating my LinkedIn and looking at other people's profiles today, I want to know what background picture is appropriate and unique for my profile. I saw people putting a backdrop of their schools and cities. However, are those the only acceptable pictures? #career-counseling #linkedin...

#career #social-media

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Benjamin B. May 15, 2018

Is it possible to run a business while in college?

Money is definitely a concern when attending college, but so is time. Is it possible for me to start a business/company while pursuing a degree in business administration at college, or should I wait until after graduation to have more time and less stress? #business #entrepreneurship #college...


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Kiara D. Feb 15, 2017

What types of requirements do I need to have to become a musician, nurse, or entrepreneur?

I would like to pursue in a career of nursing, entrepreneurship, or as an musician. #nursing #music #entrepreneurship...


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jonah R. Jan 10, 2018

Should I work on the side if I want to follow photography as a profession?

I'm asking because I'm interested in photography but the job does not pay well and starting off will be slow. #photography #photo...


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Kathryn G. Oct 02, 2017

Which are the best American colleges for user experience (UX) design?

Hi! I'm 27 years old and decide to invest 2 years in my life to join a graduate program. When I graduate again, I will be 29. It's not a very young age, so I'm careful in choosing which college to spend this 2 year with. My future career plan is to be a UX designer, with focus on the...

#search #information-technology #computer #user-experience #design #college #university

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Claire N. Oct 07, 2017

What is the best way to get into the publishing industry?

I would love to eventually be an editor, but I don't know how to get my foot in the door! #editing #writing-and-editing...


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Delanie T. Sep 28, 2017

Am I looking at a job that's right for me?

I have always been interested in photography and have recently found a passion for fashion as well. My biggest concern about this is that there might not be a job market for this. One of my possible career choices that I would like to pursue is a fashion photographer. I understand that the arts...

#fashion #photography

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Kenza A. Sep 29, 2017

To become a marketer do you have to relatively be good at public speaking?

I am trying to go into the marketing business but I am not the greatest public speaker....


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Kyle K. Sep 27, 2017

What are the steps I have to take in order to become a graphic designer for a professional organization?

I’ve always been very interested in graphic design ever since I was younger. I want to pursue a professional dream of being a graphic designer but am not sure where it will take me if I decide to pursue this dream. I’m concerned about the risk of failure if I decide to pursue this or if...

#graphic-design #computer #technology