Founder of self-named design house, Jackson Hedden takes us through the journey of how working for Ford for free helped lead him to contracts with Lamborghini, Bentley, Kodak, Lego, and Gillette. Jackson discusses how he took payments in knowledge over money and how it led to great success.
• Working for free allows you to build up your portfolio until you can charge.
• In the beginning they come to you because of your personality and drive.
• When you work for the best, you learn how to be the best.
• Learn from professionals and you save years of development.
TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES: [3:09] Mentality. [6:20] Instead of money, take knowledge instead. [11:32] What is UI & UX?