Meet Meg Clayton, senior UX designer at Keurig Dr. Pepper and a mentor for Springboard’s UI/UX and UX Design Career Tracks.  As a UX designer specializing in smart home consumer products, Meg Clayton occupies a unique niche in design. While UX design is normally associated with web or mobile interfaces, designers play a key role […]

Over 30% of the American workforce was freelance amid the pandemic. While some of this was driven by the job losses during the initial days, much of it came from experienced professionals resigning from full-time positions to go freelance. This trend that’s being called the great resignation is becoming increasingly common in the tech industry. […]

There is often confusion when it comes to the differences between business analysts and data analysts. Both are professionals within the field of data science, both delve into data in search of answers, and, at some organizations, the job titles are even used interchangeably. The key difference, then, is how the two types of analysts […]

As global spending on cybersecurity products continues to skyrocket, the rate of cyberattacks is expected to grow with it. Cybersecurity professionals are at the forefront of protecting organizations’ networks and systems and so it comes as no surprise that the information security market is steadily rising as well.  This guide outlines some of the popular […]

As the tech industry has continued to boom in recent years, creating exciting jobs that are often coupled with lucrative salaries, it’s no surprise that a growing number of people are making career changes to get in on the action. While some of those transitioning into the tech workforce already have a background in software […]

We’re happy to announce that Springboard has partnered with Lousiana State University Online & Continuing Education to launch the LSU UI/UX Design Bootcamp. LSU is among the top 1% of elite universities with land, sea, and space-grant status and the highest-ranked public university in Louisiana by U.S. News & World Report. The new LSU UI/UX Design […]

User experience, or UX, is one of the most crucial features of website design and layout. It encompasses all aspects of the users’ interaction with a product and is built on a deep understanding of their needs and values. Good UX ensures that the product (most commonly a website) is usable, efficient, accessible, credible, and […]