Design and develop manufactured products, such as cars, home appliances, and children's toys. Combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design.
Other Job Titles Commercial and Industrial Designers May Have
Creativity lies at the intersection of domains. Even if you have many different (sometimes conflicting) interests, purse as many as you can and figure out ways to combine and utilize those skills in your unique way. The more things you work on the better off you will be.
Don't always try to please other people. If you have your own vision, follow that and don't let other people influence you. Confidence is a big factor. You have to believe in what you are doing otherwise, no one else will.
BE CURIOUS. You don't have to know all the answers today but remaining curious about what you're doing in any field is the precursor to innovation. Get a mentor who can help you answer the questions you're not sure about and above all think of "Problems" as opportunities.
High School Students
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