Nishtha is a self-taught product designer with experience designing and leading teams at digital consumer products with large user-bases like Shopify, Etsy, Meetup, OkCupid, & Mint.
Nishtha has had a demanding design career; starting at Intuit as a junior designer to building back the design team after pandemic layoffs at Meetup where she was the last standing designer, to_ _managing a versatile UX team of designers, content writers, and design technologists at Shopify. She is currently writing The Product Design Interview in an effort to make product design accessible to new & diverse individuals seeking to break into design.
As technology evolves, ‘new’ ways fast become ‘old’ ways. Adaptability is important to thrive in an ever-changing work environment. Being able to adapt to changing environments and work processes makes you a competitive job candidate and a strong overall professional. Our panelists will discuss the characteristics and actions that will help you adapt to a modern workplace, and become better at your craft, and a better leader.