Job Seeking 04 May 2021
How to Ace the Whiteboard Challenge
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

San Francisco

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The whiteboard design challenge is a vital aspect of the UX interview process but it can also be the most intimidating since you are asked to design a solution on-the-spot! In this session, you'll learn how to overcome common mistakes and feel confident in your next interview.


  • What is a whiteboard challenge?
  • Key components of a whiteboard challenge
  • How to avoid common mistakes
  • How to best prepare for a whiteboard challenge
  • What interviewers evaluate during the challenge
  • This is part 3 of this 4-part series to get you UX/UI job-ready.

  • Part 1: Landing Your First UX/UI Job
  • Part 2: Portfolio Dos and Don’ts
  • Part 4: How to Write a Killer Case Study
  • speakers
    Elizé Todd UX Strategist I Educator I Content Creator
    Elizé is a User Experience Designer, Educator and Content Creator. She is an enterprise instructor for Adobe XD, teaches at General Assembly, as well as runs her own consultancy. She has a passion for motivating and inspiring designers through her speaking engagements and content on Youtube and Instagram. Find her @elize_UX.