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Ep. 48 – Barista to UX with Alexandra Thomas

Alexandra Thomas is a talented, fun-loving tech mom! You’ll love her story about being a Starbucks barista and how that stop on the journey influenced her. Her tech journey felt challenging until one day it just clicked. Learning from home to build a portfolio composed of part UX / part frontend development, Alexandra landed freelance clients and then solidified her current role as a Creative and People-focused Frontend Developer. Tune in to hear about this authentic story of work, life and motherhood.
>> From Barista to UX and Dev, how Alexandra did it and you can too>> What daily work on a UX/FE Dev looks like>> Transitioning to in-office work

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