Four months ago, Julia Feld was a legal assistant in downtown Boston. Julia (pictured above, pitching at Talent Expo) found that the industry was filled with slow-moving, clunky bureaucratic processes that made it difficult for companies to manage clients in an effective manner. What did Julia, do? She took it upon herself to fix this. Julia designed and built a new process for turning over cases. In doing so, she realized she loved to discover creative solutions that make ineffective or inefficient experiences better. Now, she’s leveraged this strength into a product design career at Tamr.
We sat down with Julia to hear about her new job and her advice for aspiring designers. Here’s what she had to say: