When you’re just starting out on your career, don’t feel pressured to make the right choice straight away, or wait around for the perfect opportunity. Just start. Try things out and you’ll figure it out along the way.
You have the opportunity to learn at any job, so if you’re not in your ideal role at the moment make sure you’re getting the most out of it and using it as a learning opportunity.
Remember that progressing with your career doesn’t always mean stepping up the ladder and getting a better pay cheque and title. Moving sideways, into a different niche or company, can often be the right move.
Wherever you’re at with your career. make sure you’re being challenged. It’s important to always be learning and growing as a designer.