Design your career.

The DESIGNLADDER app helps designers
to set a 5 year goal*, build a plan for it and reach it
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The DESIGNLADDER app helps designers to set a 5 year goal, build a plan for it and reach it.

*Get inspired with goals for designers!

Started with some rough ideas, ended up knowing what’s next in their careers.

Started with some rough ideas, ended up knowing what’s next in their careers.


“The app helps me find my motivation to push my work further, and to imagine my goal.”

Bart Baeckelandt
UX Lead
TomTom

 


“The app brings me the much needed focus, structure and discipline.”

Faraz Ahmed Kahn
Service Design Expert
Telenor (PK)


 


“The app helps me put my design skills to work for my own goal. Feels like home!”

Ariane Hofmeester
Brand Manager
Universiteit Utrecht


 

“The app helps me find my motivation to push my work further, and to imagine my goal.”

Bart Baeckelandt
UX Lead
TomTom

“The app brings me the much needed focus, structure and discipline to build my career.”

Faraz Ahmed Kahn
Service Design Expert
Telenor Pakistan

“The app helps me put my design skills to work for my own goal. Feels like home!”

Ariane Hofmeester
Brand Manager
Universiteit Utrecht

Use your design skills.

Turn your career into a design project – with a helper. The DESIGNLADDER app will help you ideate, sketch, envision, visualise, itererate and use familiar ways to create a plan for your coming years.

Unravel motivation.

What is it that really makes your fire burn? The DESIGNLADDER app will help you empathise with yourself and unravel your professional motivation so that you can put it to work for you.

Set your goal.

Have a goal in mind? Wanna grow, score better projects or save the world? The DESIGNLADDER app will help you prototype, test and iterate your goal until it is a clear vision that you can’t help but go for.

Follow your plan.

Build a plan towards your goal easily, with personalised suggestions and reminders for milestones and actions.
Add your own visualisations so that following a plan doesn’t just bring focus – it looks good too!

Stay motivated.

Keep motivation levels high with expert interviews, reflection moments and a friendly nudge if you need one. The app will even invite you to a little tweaking sprint regularly.

That’s not all.

Iterations
Work in loops on each part of your plan, or even your complete plan.

Feedback
Get in-depth feedback to your plan, at each iteration.

Nudges
Get help in sticking to this, with useful in-app reminders and SMS.
Live sparring
Have insightful 1 on 1 conversations with a live coach.
Chat
Get practical support with chat messaging.
Choice of pace & Style
Get coached at your own pace and style: mellow, medium or assertive.
Expert inspiration
Get inspired by interviews with experts, relevant for your plan.
Visual profile
Compare the qualities you have today and decide where you want to grow.

That’s not all

Iterations
Work in loops on each part of your plan, or even your complete plan.

 

Feedback
Get in-depth feedback to your plan, at each iteration.

Nudges
Get help in sticking to this, with useful in-app reminders and SMS.

 

Live sparring
Have insightful 1 on 1 conversations with a live coach.

 

Chat
Get practical support with chat messaging.

 

Expert inspiration
Get inspired by interviews with experts, relevant for your plan.

 

Visual profile
See the qualities you have today and decide where you want to grow.

 

Choice of pace & Style
Get coached at your own pace and style: mellow, medium or assertive.

 

This is how it works…

The Ideator helps you invent, sketch and evaluate your career ideas.
The Builder helps you design a plan to realise your best idea in the coming years.

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Know what’s next in your design career.


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