Essential Skills for a Career in UX

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Join us for next week's discussion about user experience skills that will help you make software easier to use, web sites more enjoyable, and apps that solve business problems. Get a start on a new career in UX or just become a better front end designer.

Participate in debates about the pros and cons of:

  • Communication and storytelling
  • Observation and listening
  • Facilitation and collaboration
  • Research, critiquing, sketching

and more!

Experienced UX practitioners are also invited to join us to challenge the panelists and share their own stories of how they got into a career in UX.


  • Mike Osswald, VP, Experience Innovation, Hanson, Inc.
  • Rhonda Grimm, IT User Experience Lead, First Solar
  • Ron Shrewsbery, User Experience Design Lead, Owens Corning


  • Keith Instone, User Experience Consultant, Toledo Region Experience Planning
  • Jerry Schnepp, Assistant Professor, BGSU


What: Essential Skills for a Career in UX, panel discussion, Toledo Web Professionals meetup

Where: BGSU Collab Lab, first floor, Jerome Library (see map at for driving directions and parking information)

When: Wednesday, April 11, 7pm - 9pm

Free and open to the public. Pizza and soft drinks provided. Free and convenient parking (in Lot N).

Please RSVP at so we know how many people to expect.


BGSU Collab Lab, Jerome Library, 1st Floor
1001 East Wooster
Bowling Green, OH 43403, US (map)

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