An interview with yoki

Read about our TCO18 Finalists.
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UI Design

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

Keep competing in Topcoder Challenges. Topcoder is a great place to learn and grow for designer.

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

Enjoy the work, read the spec carefully, have good time management, and a cappuccino 🙂

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

There are so many inspirational & references from the internet… it's fun to explore new trends and ideas.

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

Meeting with Topcoder family (all members are family)!! and bring back the TCO $10k cash prize 😀

Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.

Being a TCO finalist is the most proud achievement, we fought our way to get there.

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

Let's play game!

Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?

If I could.. meeting with fellow designers, especially Topcoder members around the world.
I will spend my time to play games with my daughters

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How do you feel about the TCO18 Finals?


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