Switching career paths: From professional mixed martial arts to product design
Danny’s flight to his <span class="purple-text-clipped">North Star</span>
Danny's inspiring journey is a true testament to the versatility of design. Anyone can succeed. As Danny had put it, advancing in this field comes down to continuous learning so you can hone your skills.
Danny entered the industry armed with a fundamental understanding of design principles, from how users interact with products to creating strategic and informed solutions. By merging the best of these skills, he delivers knockout solutions in every product design he creates.
Regardless of your background, finding confidence in your work brings you closer to your goals —- whether it’s getting higher rates or starting your own business.
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