45 min

Jake Taylor - How soft skills can help advance your product design career The Product Design Podcast

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In this episode of The Product Design Podcast, Seth Coelen interviews Jake Taylor, a Principal Product Designer who lives just outside of Denver, Colorado. Jake has had experience in pretty much every single role you can imagine in the UI, UX, product design space, so he has loads of advice to share!
During our interview with Jake, you will learn:
🎨 How Jake stumbled into product design 
👉 Comparing work environments from freelance to enterprise 
📢 Advice Jake would give to his younger self and aspiring designers 
🎯 Tips and tricks of giving, receiving, or facilitating feedback 
🎭 Removing the personal feelings from critical feedback 
💡 How to approach the hard conversations 
🔥 How to help prevent burnout
👍 If you enjoyed this episode please like and subscribe so I can keep making content for you good people! 


💡 Don't forget to read our blog and sign up for reminders when new episodes will be available!


Make sure to follow Jake after the podcast to stay on top of what he is up to!

🐦 Twitter: @_JakeTaylor
💻 LinkedIn: Jake Taylor
⌨️ Website: http://www.Jake-Taylor.com

In this episode of The Product Design Podcast, Seth Coelen interviews Jake Taylor, a Principal Product Designer who lives just outside of Denver, Colorado. Jake has had experience in pretty much every single role you can imagine in the UI, UX, product design space, so he has loads of advice to share!
During our interview with Jake, you will learn:
🎨 How Jake stumbled into product design 
👉 Comparing work environments from freelance to enterprise 
📢 Advice Jake would give to his younger self and aspiring designers 
🎯 Tips and tricks of giving, receiving, or facilitating feedback 
🎭 Removing the personal feelings from critical feedback 
💡 How to approach the hard conversations 
🔥 How to help prevent burnout
👍 If you enjoyed this episode please like and subscribe so I can keep making content for you good people! 


💡 Don't forget to read our blog and sign up for reminders when new episodes will be available!


Make sure to follow Jake after the podcast to stay on top of what he is up to!

🐦 Twitter: @_JakeTaylor
💻 LinkedIn: Jake Taylor
⌨️ Website: http://www.Jake-Taylor.com

45 min