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Here are some frequently-asked questions to help you know something about me as a human.



FAQs about Yiran


1. Why do you want to be a designer?

There are mainly two things in life that can make me really excited about-creating beautiful things and solving problems. Being a designer allows me to do both every day.


2. What is your favorite part in a design process?

Understanding users and building empathy.


3. What are you good at?

Adapting to a new environment with little effort. Learning new tools fast. Working hard. Sleeping tight.


4. Where are you from?

I was born and raised in Beijing, a city that boasts thousands of years of history yet still evolving rapidly. It has taught me to always embrace changes, and to dream big.


5. What are you up to?

I just finished my Master’s degree in HCI at Georgia Tech. I'm now in San Francisco and looking for a cool place to work!


6. Any hobby?

I’m a keen photographer. These days I am obsessed with film photography. I like sketching/making illustrations of people. I also like playing my ukulele, snowboarding and making coffee.


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