Move From UX Designer to UX Manager

Zhivko Dimitrov, UX designer

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9 Lessons (53m)
    • 1. Intro

    • 2. What Does UX Management Involve?

    • 3. Will I Still Feel Creatively Engaged?

    • 4. Will I Enjoy the Managerial Tasks?

    • 5. Persona Exercise

    • 6. Building the Skills for UX Management

    • 7. Finding the Opportunity

    • 8. Action Plan

    • 9. Conclusion


About This Class

Is management the right path for your career? It might look like a promotion, but how much of your creative work will be replaced with administrative/managerial tasks?

If you are a UX designer considering a move to management, take this class to:

  • Understand what UX management really is
  • Evaluate if it’s a good fit for you
  • Plan a strategy to get there

I’ll share personal tips and experience and we will go through two short exercises using some familiar UX methods:

  • Build your UX Manager Persona to help you empathise with your future manager self and decide if it’s the right role for you
  • Create your customised user journey to help get you to your new role