How to Start a Career in UX Design

We've got a short, practical & affordable weekend course on how to start a career in UX run by professional designers, that covers what a day of a UX designer looks like, how to create portfolio, finding a perfect job, startups vs big companies, interview tips, market rates.

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Date: 25 February 2017
Location: School of UX, UK

Freelancers’ Business Survival Kit - 5th of July

This workshop will give participants a greater understanding of the importance of business planning and cashflow forecasting, as well as issues surrounding tax and national insurance. Led by journalist, broadcaster and media trainer David Thomas

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Date: 5 July 2012
Location: Indie Training Fund, UK

Freelance Friday IV

This event is designed for freelancers with different skill sets to network, collaborate and have an end-of-week drink

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Date: 20 May 2011
Location: City Arts and Music Project, UK

What do UX Freelancers Get Paid? Survey Request

Salary by Evan Jackson

A post to Chinwag's uk-usability email discussion forum asked for help in putting together a salary survey for UX (User Experience for the uninitiatied) Freelancers.

Leisa Reichelt, herself a UX Freelancer asked for the subscribers help to fill out a salary survey for freelancers working in this booming area of the digital world. Dissatisfied with other surveys that concentrated on agency staff rather than freelancers, Lisa put together her own survey:

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Kendal Wired City Reconnected Event

Wired City Reconnected is partnering with Cobbetts LLP and Kendal ICT Cluster to organise the first Kendal 'collaborative' networking event for the digital, creative and ICT sector.

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Date: 29 April 2010
Location: TBC, UK

Manchester Wired City Reconnected

Wired City Reconnected is returning to Manchester for its next "collaborative business networking" event in partnership with Manchester Science Park, Manchester DDA and Manchester Digital. The event is aimed at Digital, Creative and ICT businesses within the Greater Manchester

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Date: 4 March 2010
Location: Manchester Science Park, UK

Oldham Wired City Reconnected Event

Business owners & Freelancers working in creative, digital and ICT businesses: digital media business, graphic designer, creative media designers, freelance software developers, multi media & film media, ICT businesses, E-Learning providers, Animators,

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Date: 28 January 2010
Location: The City Learning Centre,, UK