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How my apprenticeship at Ueno made me a better designer



medium bookmark / Raindrop.io | Designer in the Bay Area. Alum @ Cal. Before vs. after working at Ueno (Photo by Troy Stains) A few months ago, I started my job as Ueno’s first ever Product Design Apprentice. Stepping fresh out of four years at a large, competitive university, I thought that I always had to be perfect and follow the rules to succeed, and that it was a sign of weakness to make mistakes or show vulnerability among my peers. Needless to say, I was bit of a nervous wreck