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by Mouser
December 31st, 2012, 3:16 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Women in Industrial Design
Replies: 63
Views: 68237

Re: Women in Industrial Design

I apologize for hijacking your topic, Smyoung, but now that we are on the subject of workforce diversity, where are the gay industrial designers? Either they weren't out when I was in school or they weren't existent. I take that back... there were 2 that I found out towards graduation were gay ; onl...
by Mouser
December 31st, 2012, 3:05 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Explaining what you do for a living-Industrial designer
Replies: 35
Views: 11954

Re: Explaining what you do for a living-Industrial designer

I usually just read comments and absorb... but found I had to comment on this topic: It is still very perplexing to most people and drives me bonkers when people ask me to decorate their homes or give them decorating tips!? I am still surprised that most Americans know what a graphic designer or int...
by Mouser
February 13th, 2010, 1:35 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Re: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?

Crewkid, Thanks for relating your personal experience. I thought long and hard about it and since this semester is a busy one and I won't have enough time to put a portfolio together, I will apply for internships during my 4th year. I will also work on my 3D modeling skills (alias and Solidworks) an...
by Mouser
February 8th, 2010, 2:15 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Re: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?

Thanks guys! That was all very valuable information! I feel that since I am a bit behind in my Adobe and 3d modelling skills (which I have been practicing a lot lately and doing Lynda.com tutorials), I felt I should get better (at least intermediate level) before applying for an internship. That is ...
by Mouser
February 8th, 2010, 10:00 am
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Re: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?

51 views and not one reply? Anyone? :(
by Mouser
February 7th, 2010, 2:47 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Is nabbing an internship in your last year a bad thing?

As opposed to finding one a lot sooner, like in one's third year? I am just a bit worried that if I can't find an internship this summer (I am a 3rd year student) or if I don't feel ready for one because I don't have enough good work accumulated, can I postpone it until my last year, right before I ...