Can you teach yourself UX design? (EP. 03)
Welcome back to the UX coach podcast, this is the show that explores design and research careers in the digital industries.
In this episode I’m in conversation with Varun Murugesan — a lead user researcher for Best Buy.
Best Buy is one of the largest household names in the USA and made $42billion profit in 2018.
Varun takes us through how he taught himself the fundamentals of UX design in under 5 months, how he created his portfolio and why that landed him in his first role as a UX researcher at Best Buy.
In case you’re wondering, Our intro music is by Basic from the album Do You Know The Word courtesy of freemusicarchive.org