Starting Your Design Career

How to get hired, get paid, and succeed in industrial design

Mar 26 2018 - 7:39pm

What skills are companies really looking for in junior designers? How much should you charge for freelance work? This is your opportunity to get answers to the real questions that challenge design students and young professionals.

For many people, the first few years as a professional designer can be a difficult and confusing time. Come learn from our panel of experts how to successfully navigate the design world. Topics will include: how do you figure out your freelance rate, what are hiring managers looking for in new hires, and what skills should designers spend the time developing?

April 3, from 7-9pm
Design and Media Center at MassArt .
Food and refreshments will be provided.

Moderator:

Derek Cascio, Assistant Professor of Industrial Design at Wentworth & Co-Founder at 4th Law Labs

Panelists:

Alex Broerman, Senior Designer at Continuum
Jeremy Hetherington, Associate Manger of Product Design at Staples
Evan Hutker, Senior Industrial Designer at Essential
Colby Higgins, Industrial Designer at Sharkninja
Alyssa Molinaro, Footwear Designer at BBC International

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Starting Your Design Career