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Perception of Value

If you want to be a successful designer, get ready to demonstrate your value and why you deserve a seat at the table, your entire life. Over three years ago, I started working with a …
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By Cat Lo
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November 4, 2019
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Valuable & Fulfilling Work

Doing good work and everything else will follow. Doing “valuable, and fulfilling work” is not something many would argue with. The issue isn’t the variety or the amount of work available, it’s the quality …
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By Cat Lo
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April 13, 2016
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Getting Emotional

In a previous article, I talked about ace-ing the process of design with feelings I described how clients should share their feedback by using feeling instead of dictating the visuals implementation. Being emotional translates …
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By Cat Lo
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April 2, 2016
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Six Tips to Networking

Networking is an essential skill for building great relationships and takes effort and practice. Go to networking events alone. If you go with a friend or someone you know, you will end up talking …
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By Cat Lo
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March 12, 2016
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Cold Emailing

A way to seek advice or a new opportunity is to send out cold emails. It can lead to unexpected outcomes that you may never expect. These are my experiences with cold emailing. Cold Emailing …
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By Cat Lo
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March 11, 2016
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Staying Childish

Saying ‘yes’ to side projects. The expansive imagination and curiosities of a child hold no limitations or boundaries. Adults typically take the time to consider all available details and are prone to analyzing and …
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By Cat Lo
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March 4, 2016
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Retaining Motivation

“How do you have so much self-drive and motivation? ”— people would ask me Understanding motivation can help you become a better manager, be in a better company, and be successful with your personal …
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By Cat Lo
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June 11, 2015