For designers just beginning their careers, one of the best ways to help deal with the steep learning curve is to seek advice from experienced professionals. What challenges did they face when they were just getting started? What were the things they wish they knew?

5 Questions for 100 Designers is a site that asks some of the world’s most recognized designers a set of short questions geared at getting their advice for new designers. There are currently 50 interviews on the site, with more on the way.

Some of the designers already interviewed are Jessica Hische and Joey Cofone.

An excerpt of Jessica Hische's interview on the website '5 Questions for 100 Designers'.

What are your tips for designers just starting out in the industry? Share it with us in the comments.


Jacob Gube is the co-founder of Design Instruct. Join him on Twitter @sixrevisions