The UX Mentorship Program

Get your online UX mentor

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Free. No commitment.

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Features

UX design feedback

  • Get feedback on your UX work
  • Get prepared for a UX interview
  • Get tips on running UX workshops and activities
  • Online easy access to your UX mentors
  • Advice on transitioning to your dream UX job
  • Participate in group exercises to help you hone your UX design skills

Benefits

UX mentorship online

  • Personal development – learn how to solve problems with design thinking
  • Career long help – Mentorship doesn’t end when your UX courses do
  • Community – Meet and network with a thriving global UX community
  • Save money – no need to buy an expensive UX design course
  • Get started quickly – No lengthy sign up process

Your UX mentors

Our UX mentors have over 40 years combined experience in the UX industry and can cover your UX Design, Service Design, Interaction Design and User Research questions.

Chris Mears
Service/UX Design
Chris has worked with clients such as the UK government, New Look & Santander for over 10 years with a focus on service design and digital transformation
@chris_mears_ux
Christina Li
User Research / Service Design
Christina has over 7 years of experience in the UX industry collaborating and leading teams to deliver user-centred design solutions in the UK and Australia.
@chrissy0118
Lara Marsh
User Research / UX Design
Lara is a senior UX designer and consultant with over 10 years experience in helping brands create user centred and innovative design solutions. Clients have included Expedia, Blinkbox music and BT.
@lara_ux
Tom Corser
UX Consultant
A UX consultant for over 7 years, Tom has worked alongside many well-known brands and organisations to create, refine or reinvent digital experiences across multiple channels.
@tomcorser
Claire Sadler
UX Recruiter
Claire recruits for a range of clients from global, multi-national brands to specialist UX agencies and innovative start-ups.
@sadler_says
Carla Lindarte
Associate UX/Creative Director
Carla is an experience design specialist, creating digital strategies to increase brand awareness, attraction, interactions and conversion for a wide variety of clients in the Retail, Telecommunications and Energy Industries.

FAQs

What happens after I apply?

We will review your application within 48 hours and if successful you will receive an invitation to the Slack channel. We will use the email address you provided in your application.

Where do you send the invite to the Program?

We will use the email address you provided when you signed up.

I didn’t receive a response to my application

Please wait up to 48 hours. If you still haven’t received a response please check your spam folder.

Do I get assigned an individual UX mentor?

No – your questions can be answered by any of the UX mentors. We believe this gives you a wider range of viewpoints.

Can I ask mentors things privately?

This is available as a paid add-on when you join the group.

I’ve seen other UX slack channels – why is this different?

Those other channels can be great but often they have so many people that your voice gets lost in the noise. You may not get the detailed responses you need as mentors struggle to keep up with responding to questions. Our group is smaller and more intimate allowing you to develop long lasting relationships with your mentors and others.

How long do I have to sign up for?

It’s entirely up to you. You are free to leave at any time, although we hope you don’t!

Are there any restrictions to who can join the program?

Unfortunately we currently can not accept applications from those in the following countries: South Korea, Russia, Serbia.

Can you give me feedback on my CV/resume or UX portfolio?

We promote group learning in the UX Mentorship Program and we don’t believe reviewing individual CV’s and portfolios gives the most value to the group. We are working on alternative arrangements for CV/resume and portfolio reviews – watch this space.

How many others are on the Program?

We currently have over 160 mentees from across the globe.

Read more:
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Monthly Roundup – July 2013

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