You start with the customer experience.
I create customer experiences that I can sign my name to. I always start with the user experience and work outward towards technology. To become a nationally recognized designer through personality, team collaboration, and close relationships with clients. I am always aware of the top trends, but never trapping myself by them.
I am integrated with the company’s overall strategy while cultivating and maintaining relationships with teams and employees and consistently improving work processes. I regularly improve the work of peers via critique and discussion.
At its core, I am a problem-solver, and I ensure that the product meets business goals and customer needs by consistently learning, improving, testing, and iterating.
User research comes with the territory. Every project should have some level of research. When you know more about the user’s needs, experiences, and motivations, you can come up with real solutions.
There is nothing more stressful and satisfying than making a static design come to life and sorting out all the frustrating issues you run into while coding. "Once a developer, always a developer." - Developers