Yes, Designer, You CAN Be a Product Leader

A session at University of Illinois Web Conference

Thursday 6th April, 2017

2:45pm to 3:45pm (CST)

There are many different ways to get into product leadership, and as a designer, you are better suited than most. You have a knack for details, problem solving, and organization. And those skills, believe it or not, make you better suited to get your start in product leadership than many other career paths.

Over the course of his career, Shay has been a designer, front-end engineer, and now, most recently, a product leader. He's ready to demystify what it takes to become a product leader, share the steps he took, and provide advice so that you too may jump into product.

It's not a journey without it's struggles, but it's ripe with opportunity and enjoyment!

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Shay Howe

Co-founder at @leadhonestlyco, Partner at @ProtaVentures, Co-Founder of @ChicagoCamps, Product Designer, Front-end Engineer, Cyclist

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Time 2:45pm3:45pm CST

Date Thu 6th April 2017

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