ux/ui

Thriving as a UX/UI Freelancer with Jesse Showalter

Episode 387 How can you be successful while wearing many hats?How do you react to life’s unexpected challenges? Niching down and focusing on UX/UI has allowed Jesse Showalter, UX/UI designer, educator, YouTuber, and entrepreneur to integrate his passion and his calling into every hour of his life. This week I want to introduce you to …

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Web Accessibility: Why You Should Care with Colleen Gratzer

Do you think you don’t need to know about web accessibility?Do you talk to your clients about the risks of not having their site accessible?Do you think your site is ok, because you passed an automated checker?Do you think your site is fine, because you chose an accessible theme? You might be surprised at the …

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Risk Tolerant with Raksa Yin

This week I want to introduce you to my friend, Raksa Yin. He is a VP, Product Designer at JP Morgan Chase & Co where he creates digital products in the financial services industry. He values creating thoughtful interfaces, designing collaboratively, and delivering user-centric experiences. Raksa has worked for Deloitte Digital, Huge Inc, and Grafik, …

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Growing, Experimenting, & Loving Working InHouse with Alex Mera

Episode 345 Aired May 20, 2020 Do you think that all inHouse jobs are the same?Does your job value your side project? Do they even know about your hobbies? Would they ever consider using them at work?Do you get to work on a diverse team of incredible designers who believe in each other and see …

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THE DESIGN RECHARGE SHOW: Thomas Jockin // Fighting Literacy Episode 312. Airs September 4, 2019. at 2:30pm ET / 11:30am PT. . This week we have a returning guest, Thomas Jockin. Thomas is an educator, a lover of type, and a practitioner (he creates fonts). He has been working on a very interesting project that is helping fight literacy in a new way. . He was hired to create a variable font which allows each person to set the spacing of the words. Then he got Google to fund the project. We will talk about how he got this project and what they are hoping to accomplish by using variable type to teach people to read. . Join me LIVE on Wednesday, Sept 4 at 2:30 pm ET / 11:30 am PT PT. Go to https://bit.ly/dr-list to SIGN UP to get the link (link in profile), delivered each week directly to your inbox. . If you already get the weekly newsletter no need to sign up you will get the link in your inbox 30 min before the show. . Follow Thomas and this project at: https://fonts.google.com/?query=lexend&sort=alpha https://thomasjockin.github.io/lexend https://www.lexend.com . https://www.thomasjockin.com https://www.typethursday.org . Episode and show notes will be available at https://rechargingyou.com/312 . #typedesigner #designer #typographer #googlefonts #literacy #fightingliteracy #podcast #typedesign #learningtoread #fontdesign #designrecharge #designpodcast #creativepodcast #creativecareer

Thomas Jockin // Fighting for Literacy

Episode 312. Aired Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Or listen here: Creating and using a variable font when learning to read is helping to promote literacy. This week we have a returning guest, Thomas Jockin. Thomas is an educator, a lover of type, and a practitioner (he creates fonts). He has been working on a very …

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Nick Sloggett // Finding the Right Fit

Episode 234. Aired on November 1, 2017. https://youtu.be/0jq6R-Yg9hQ Have you ever wanted to know how you land an interview with Google and what it is like? Ever wanted to ask someone what questions they asked at an interview to ensure they find out what they needed to know to be able to make the best …

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David O’Hara // Bob & Weave

Episode 230. Aired on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 This week I am excited to have my friend David O’Hara on the show. David has changed from a visual designer to a user experience designer. He has moved without a job, he has struggled but then excelled. David doesn’t give up, even when life has thrown …

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