An interview with iamtong

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UI Design

How did you get to where you are today in the design world?

Started by personal interest decades ago. Getting my way up to this point by working and learning from past design problems/ challenges.

What is your best strategy for tackling a project or challenge?

Read spec, think, research and plan the time.

How do you keep up with current trends and advances in design?

Browsing various resources on the internet, design screens, articles, videos including techniques on new design tools.

What are you most looking forward to for the TCO Finals?

Get lucky in final round.

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

TCO12 Champion 🙂

If you wrote your own designer profile, what would it say?

A designer who focuses on user experience and functionalities yet pretty screens.

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

Spending time with my kids.

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