Episode № 69 Allison Wagner - Career Path to UX Developer
March 1st, 2016 · 72 minutes
Allison <3’s CSS. She has worked at Happy Cog as a UX developer for over 6 years, building sites for high-profile clients such as Nintendo, MTV, Harvard, Ben & Jerry’s, and Shopify. She specializes in architecting custom front-end frameworks designed to scale and integrate. She lives in Philadelphia and enjoys traveling, outdoor running, and #konmarie in her spare time.
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Links and Show Notes
- 3:30 Allison’s career path to development
- 15:30 Expressive CSS
- 22:00 Using Patternlab and Atomic Design
- 28:50 Allison travelling and working adventures.
- 35:00 Picking a good AirBnB location
- 42:00 Working at the same place for a long time vs moving on quickly
- 50:22 The magic of tidying up.
- 53:27 Is your workspace actually working?
- 54:45 Running and getting active.
- 1:03:28 Career path for developers