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I’m talking about hustle today, though I’m almost embarrassed how some will already tune out because “hustle” has become such a buzz word. Today I’m talking about grit, and about perseverance. I’ve said this before, competition is tough if you’re a new UX designer in the market place and its only getting tougher. Nothing will be handed to you on a silver platter, you’ve got to get up and get after it yourself. Learn to make your own luck.

This rant is part of the Unique Breed series which I’ve designed to help you set yourself apart from those receiving job offers you thought you should have received. The market is tough, but these skills have really helped candidates stand out to me as a hiring manager.

Part one titled “3 Surprising Outcomes When You Learn To Say Yes” can be found here:

Part two titled “Learn to Love Losing” can be found here:

Part three titled “The UX Virtue of Patience” can be found here:

I gave a similar presentation awhile back that you can check out here:

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