UX career webinar
2-3 years experience required? How to break into UX
You're looking for your first job in UX. But entry-level jobs require 2-3 years experience. What can you do? This webinar will tell you how to break through this barrier.

Trying to get your first job in UX?

Check out this invaluable session from the UX Design Institute and Morgan McKinley, which will leave you with the actionable insights you need to land your dream UX design role

What's on the agenda?

Part 1: Market overview. During a brief introduction, we take a broad look at the UX industry as it currently stands from a recruitment perspective.

Part 2: Advice for job seekers. Practical tips and knowledge from UX recruitment specialists Dara and Ronan. Find out what steps you should be taking on your job search journey, those you should be avoiding, as well as how to overcome common obstacles.

Get the answers from the experts to some of the most common UX recruitment questions.

What you'll find in the webinar:

  • Learn about the UX industry from a recruiter’s perspective
  • How to overcome common obstacles like “2-3 years experience required”
  • How to tailor your unique experience to your advantage
  • What your portfolio should showcase
  • How to network in the UX community

Why should I watch it?

Get valuable insights from the specialist recruiters hiring for the UX roles you want to land. Enjoy the rare opportunity to have your recruitment questions answered during an interactive Q&A session.

Webinar hosts

Colman Walsh

Colman Walsh is the owner and founder of the UX Design Institute, a world-class specialist provider of both online and classroom-based UX education and training. Colman has over 20 years experience working in UX for blue-chip clients in San Francisco, New York, London and Dublin.

Dara Boland

Dara is an Associate Director at Morgan McKinley in Dublin. He specialises in recruitment for multiple design and development role across web and mobile, including UI, UX, HTML5, Javascript, PHP, Python, Ruby. He is also one of the industry experts to sit on the Industry Advisory Council for the UX Design Institute.

Ronan McConville

Ronan is a Senior Consultant at Morgan McKinley in Dublin. He specialises in recruiting for UX and design roles across Dublin, at contract and permanent level.

Webinar hosts

Colman Walsh

Colman Walsh is the owner and founder of the UX Design Institute, a world-class specialist provider of both online and classroom-based UX education and training. Colman has over 20 years experience working in UX for blue-chip clients in San Francisco, New York, London and Dublin.

Dara Boland

Dara is an Associate Director at Morgan McKinley in Dublin. He specialises in recruitment for multiple design and development role across web and mobile, including UI, UX, HTML5, Javascript, PHP, Python, Ruby. He is also one of the industry experts to sit on the Industry Advisory Council for the UX Design Institute.

Ronan McConville

Ronan is a Senior Consultant at Morgan McKinley in Dublin. He specialises in recruiting for UX and design roles across Dublin, at contract and permanent level.

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