The most important thing in being designer is people intercommunion. The profession already has a huge history but only a few people pay attention to this vanishing fact.
Most good designers are introverts while design schools and intensive classes tells only about tech tools.
What designer need to do for success result is hidden behind the scene. It’s not enough just to make good design at the big company or during freelance job. As a designer you need to pump up your communication skills.
The most effective tool is ability to listen other people. Be flexible. Read more in Russian