Breaking into Product Design without experience

Rohan Kamath

In the journey to becoming a product designer, understanding the distinctions between UX, UI, and Product Designer roles is crucial, and bridging the skill gap with empathy, design thinking, and technical knowledge is essential, as is showcasing these skills through a well-crafted portfolio, resume, and personalized cover letter, with paths ranging from formal education and bootcamps to self-taught routes and transitioning from other fields, all requiring persistence, networking, and continuous learning.