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5 things hiring managers are looking for in your UX portfolio

by Westley Knight
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1. Showcase your ability to tell a story about a project

2. Present the impact of your work

3. Be clear about your role

4. Explain your decision-making process

5. Show your personality and love for the work

BONUS! Don’t show everything you have ever made


post authorWestley Knight

Westley Knight,

With over 20 years experience working in web and digital, both as a developer and a designer, Westley helps teams to design and build user-centred experiences across any platform, and has done in almost every industry you can imagine. Westley has a passion for sharing his experience and knowledge directly by integrating with multi-disciplinary teams, or to a wider audience by speaking at conferences, and writing articles. His book "UX for Developers" (Apress, 2018) aims to close the gap between designers and developers and integrate user-centred practices in day-to-day development work.

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