Femke van Schoonhoven

Femke is a product designer at Wealthsimple though previously worked at Uber. You can often find Femke creating videos on YouTube or recording her podcast Design Life. Femke currently lives in Toronto, Canada.

Femke van Schoonhoven

Femke is a product designer at Wealthsimple though previously worked at Uber. You can often find Femke creating videos on YouTube or recording her podcast Design Life. Femke currently lives in Toronto, Canada.

Episodes by 

Femke van Schoonhoven

The Design Interview Process and what hiring managers are looking for

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How to handle pushback or resistance on your work from product managers

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Getting a design job abroad with Pedro Marques, UX Manager at Shopify

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How to have effective 1:1s with your design manager

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Preparing for your design job interview with Lily Konings

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Deep dive into the difference between junior and senior product designers

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Level up your designs with UI Kits, design systems, and more

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Building a design career through side projects with Darshan Gajara (Livestream Repost)

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Working abroad as a designer with Sera Tajima (Livestream Repost)

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Working For Startups vs. Large Companies with Audrey Charneux (Livestream Repost)

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Uber vs. Wealthsimple. My experience as a designer after 3 months at my new job

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The portfolio that got me hired at Uber

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How to get started in UX Design

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How to speed up your design process

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Building design presentation templates with Pitch

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Working with stakeholders as a designer

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The design portfolio that got me hired at Wealthsimple

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Time management, prioritization and focus time as a designer

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Series by 

Femke van Schoonhoven

Your Design Career

So you want to be a product designer? Get empowered by hearing what it (really) takes to succeed in the product design industry.

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