How to deal with rejection at design interviews

I prepared for a design job for months. I went through 4 stages of the interview. I thought I found my tribe where I could do great things. Everything went so well. I wanted to belong.
….and there was radio-silence for a week. I knew something was wrong. Then I received ‘the call’ from the recruiter…

Whiteboard Design Challenge – as part of the design interview process

I believe designers are problem solvers. But a portfolio doesn’t show how we think through a problem. Companies introduced a good way of assessing our thinking, our approach to a problem. It’s called Whiteboard Design Challenge (WDC).