Susie Pollasky is Talent Ambassador of Digital Telepathy , a UX design company that is passionate about crafting meaningful experiences and products [like Hello Bar (acquired by Crazy Egg), Impress, and Filament] and fostering great company culture.
There comes a time in nearly everyone’s career when changing jobs is the natural next step. As a designer, you might start looking for a new job when you feel you have hit a wall with your current employer or when greater opportunities are present at other companies.
After taking the necessary steps to prepare for a job search, like updating your resume and nurturing a small savings account to provide a little cushion, think about what you want in your next job. Planning for job requirements, salary and perhaps location before applying is obvious, but many people forget to set criteria for one major thing: corporate culture.