Personal accounts and stories from content professionals who share their experiences, challenges, and insights, providing a glimpse into the real-world of content work and the people behind it.

Career Q&A with Patrick Stafford on Content Design and UX Writing

Diving deep into content, shedding light on the art of storytelling, connecting with diverse readers, and adapting to the ever-shifting content landscape.

Three HubSpot content design experts share invaluable career advice and insights

Career insights from HubSpot's content design panel, covering entry into the field, portfolio development, interview tactics, and handling imposter syndrome. The experts underscore the significance of user problem comprehension, impact demonstration, and lifelong learning. The discussion is based on a Q&A session with a global audience.

Patrick Stafford on transitioning from journalist to UX practitioner, learning on the job, and helping to run UX Content Collective

Patrick Stafford's journey from journalism to UX, detailing his transition, on-the-job learning, and his role in running UX Content Collective. His career spans various roles, including UX writer, content designer, strategist, and co-founder of UX Content Collective.

Jonathan McFadden on telling stories, starting a DEI group, and the importance of using content to connect people

Jonathan McFadden's journey from journalism to content strategy, his role in forming LendingTree's first Diversity and Inclusion Group, and his insights on using content to connect people.

From content strategy to ContentEd; career reflection with Tracy Playle of Pickle Jar Communications

Tracy Playle, Founder and CEO of Pickle Jar Communications, reflects on her career, the challenges she faced, and her ongoing journey with mental health and impostor syndrome.

Jonathon Colman on UX content strategy, recruiting designers and building teams (includes tips and advice)

Exploring Jonathon Colman's journey in UX content strategy, his roles at Facebook, Intercom, and HubSpot, and his insights on team building and professional development.

Inside Content Strategy at Lullabot with Greg Dunlap, Director of Strategy and Erin Schroeder, Content Strategist

Insights into the content strategy approach at Lullabot, featuring discussions with Greg Dunlap, Director of Strategy, and Erin Schroeder, Content Strategist.

Nicole Michaelis on teaching content marketing, running a business and UX writing at Spotify (includes tips and advice)

Nicole Michaelis discusses her journey in UX writing, her role at Spotify, and her experiences in teaching content marketing at Berghs School of Communication.

Inside Content Design at IBM with Tom Waterton, Content Design Lead

An inside look at content design at IBM with Tom Waterton, discussing his career progression, the importance of collaboration, and the company's focus on user-centered design.

Beth Dunn on her career path in content, using content design to solve thorny problems, and content career advice

An extensive profile on Beth Dunn, detailing her career path in content, her role in establishing content design at HubSpot, and her valuable career advice.

Scott Kubie talks content strategy, consulting and consistency of vision

Scott Kubie's career journey from UI Writer to independent UX consultant and Staff Content Strategist at Mailchimp, sharing insights on content strategy, consulting, and career development.

Inside Content at Instacart with Whitney Homans

Whitney Homans, Director of Content Design at Instacart, discusses her career journey, the evolution of content design, and offers advice for aspiring content designers.

Jane Ruffino on teaching UX writing, a passion for design, and creating a content design consultancy (plus advice and tips)

Jane Ruffino: A content designer and UX writer with a unique blend of archaeology and digital experience. She shares insights on teaching UX writing, setting up a content design consultancy, and navigating the challenges of client engagements.

Inside Content Design at BT with Rachel McConnell

Exploring Rachel McConnell's role as a content design manager at BT, discussing her career path, the company's structure, and advice for aspiring content designers.

Keri Maijala on a career in content strategy, working for herself, and building an engaged team at LinkedIn

Exploring Keri Maijala's career in content strategy, her journey from eBay to LinkedIn, and her insights on building an engaged team.

Kristina Halvorson on popularising content strategy, writing a ground-breaking book, and running two conferences (including advice and tips)

Detailing Kristina Halvorson's journey in popularizing content strategy, authoring a ground-breaking book, and running two influential conferences, with valuable advice and tips.

Candi Williams’ content design career to-date, advice for hiring managers, and tips to help break through biases

Detailing Candi Williams' career in content design, her experiences at Bumble, and her insights on diversity, inclusion, and overcoming industry challenges.

From content strategy to product management; career reflection with Mike Petroff of Harvard

Exploring Mike Petroff's career journey from content strategy to product management, with reflections on his experiences at Harvard and insights for career advancement.

Working in gaming tech, career progression and building a community with King’s Lead Content Designer, Mario Ferrer

An in-depth profile of Mario Ferrer, King's Lead Content Designer, discussing his career progression, experiences in UX writing, and his role in building the Content Design España community.

Talking content and career with Andy Welfle, author and Adobe UX content strategist

An engaging conversation with Andy Welfle, author and Adobe UX content strategist, discussing his career journey, insights, and advice for aspiring UX content strategists.

Content Design Director Michael J. Metts talks UX, content, conversational AI, and his career to date

An in-depth profile of Michael J. Metts, Content Design Director at Upwork, discussing his career journey, UX, content, conversational AI, and advice for content professionals.

Talking career and content design with Sarah Winters, author of ‘Content Design’ and CEO of Content Design London

An engaging conversation with Sarah Winters, the creator of the content design discipline, CEO of Content Design London, and author of 'Content Design'.

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