Portfolio Review

Product Designer

⭐️ = Bad

  1. No Process - Not case study format
  2. Poor Output

⭐️⭐️ = Generic Process

  1. Boilerplate processes learned from bootcamps or articles (Competitive Analysis -> Interview -> Personas -> Wireframes -> Final Mockups)

⭐️⭐️⭐️ = Good Process, Weaker Research or Visual Design Output

  1. Facilitated Design Sessions

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ = Great Variable Process & Output

  1. Projects have different processes based on
  2. Design principles
  3. Sketches of early work
  4. Storyboards or other visual storytelling output

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ = Above, plus great holistic output

  1. High quality research artifacts
  2. High quality mockups