Let’s take a look at the quantitative research involving the skills, education, and requirements employers are looking for when hiring UX professionals. Then we’ll end on a high note with an interview with Mission Data’s very own VP of Design Operations, who provides insights into how we find top talent.


As UX Designers or Researchers, we’re frequently looking into our users’ demographics because knowing who our users are can help us serve their needs better. But do we ever stop to consider the quintessential makeup of our community? …

The User Testing market has become pretty saturated over the years as awareness of the benefits of testing grows in popularity. However, a majority of the tools are either expensive or limited in what they offer to allow for testing new design mockups or prototypes. …


I don’t plan on beginning all of my articles with a bio, but since this is one of my first posts I thought it might be good to provide my credentials, without them you might wonder what qualifies me to write such an article. …

Ro Dixon

Ro is Senior UX Designer for Mission Data in Louisville, KY. She has 10 years in UX design and a few in front-end development.

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