Two Reasons I Chose User Experience (UX) as My Profession: I saw a good deal of effort and frustration in explaining difficult products to bewildered users; and my life’s goal is to help people breathe easier. UX connected the pain I saw to the goal I had. UX has both practical value and meaning.
(Many thanks to Shyamala Prayaga of UXLabs India who asked the question “Why did you choose UX as your profession?” via User Experience Professionals Association, UXPA.org.)
And, why did you?