The right software is crucial for any business, no matter the industry. Employees’ work can be stunted by software limitations. Managers spend a lot of our time looking to hire individuals with specific talents, but making sure their employees are proficient in the right software is just as important.
For example, many companies have design teams made up of web developers, graphic designers, software engineers etc. Limitations can arise when employees can’t adapt their talents to work with new or different programs. Without the right skills, workflows come to a halt.
There are a number of fundamental programs designers should know how to use no matter their area of expertise.
Below is a list of programs that anyone can learn:
This may seem like a small list but if an individual (designer or otherwise) can master the basics of these programs, they will be an asset to their company.
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