Welcome to Bear Academy podcast. Here, we talk things about design, productivity and technology with professionals who work in tech and design industries. Hosted by Bear Liu, a UX designer who lives in Auckland, New Zealand.
16 January 2021 | Season 1 | 9 mins 12 secs
A few tips to help you do better when you get a new job.
5 January 2021 | Season 1 | 12 mins 53 secs
What are the books I read and what are the recommendations? How did I do it? And why?
25 December 2020 | Season 1 | 7 mins 47 secs
When I planned to change my career to UX a few years ago without local working experience and academic background, I created a strategy with 4 pillars and succeed. If your career goal of 2021 is to land a job in the design-related industry, this strategy might work for you as well.
7 December 2020 | Season 1 | 12 mins 38 secs
Designers should learn how to draw, and it's even more important in the digital age.
29 November 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 2 mins
In New Zealand, we have so much potential, but we still have this belief in number 8 wire innovation. It’s a total myth and seriously limiting, especially when it comes to achieving future prosperity.
8 November 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 17 mins
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, remotely on a tropical island.
1 November 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 2 mins
I got a design job and worked as a designer every day. I got myself in the party, and now what? How could I become a senior designer? What are the pitfalls that I need to avoid? What is the roadmap for my career? And, back to the basic, how to define a senior designer?
17 October 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 1 min
What is the design system? How does it work? What the competencies do a design system builder need to have? how to learn those skills?