Take home design exercises vs. in-office whiteboard challenges.
Hiring designers is a big responsibility and can also be a tough task for hiring managers and folks who are trying to be hired. One of the stages during a product designer or researcher hiring is solving or unwrapping a complex user or business problem. Companies like to call it a design assignment or a take-home exercise since designers are expected to solve the problem after their day job and submit the solution in 2–3 days.
This selection process stage easily makes designers get cold feet because of the increasing scope of design exercises. Based
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