Office tale of Mercedes Bazan, Designer

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Who are you :

I am Mercedes Bazan, I am 24 years old.Your current job : Designer at Stripe


In which city are you located?



A word to define what kind of worker you are :

I am just a girl who loves her work so muchWhat tools are essential to your life (app, software, etc..) I work a lot with Sketch .


What does your office space look like?

I am working as a remote from my home, in the attic of my house to be more specific. Its very quiet and a peaceful place


What kind of music do you listen when you are working ?

Rock, and some japanese artist like Daoko.


Do you have a way to organize your day to maximize your work ?

I go trough social media at the Morning so I don't get distracted during the day and then I decide in what I will be focusing on the rest of the day. Usually I feel more productive at night.


What tips would you give to improve productivity ?

Make sure you have a plan to follow during the day, if you don't know in what you will be working in is kind of hard to focus.


You're better than your colleagues to :

I don't think I am better than my colleagues, they are such awesome and talented people!


What is the best advice anyone has given you ?

Keep pushing!


What is your best tip for saving time ?

What I mention before, having a plan and objectives for the day and the week.


What is your routine start and end of the day ?

I woke up, go to the university, then I start working at 14:00  to 22:00 . In the middle of course I have dinner with my lovely family.


Aside from your computer and your phone, what gadget can you not you go without?

My Nintendo 3DS!