Smriti Swaminathan

What is your favorite kind of pen/pencil?

Faber Castle ball point pen

Do you listen to music while you work? What kind?

Sometimes. I am more of a deep focus person. When I do, it's mostly Jazz.

Where do you go for inspiration?

Sounds cliche but I go outdoors. Nature inspires me the most. Every designer should take more walks!

What do you do when you run out of creative energy?

Watch youtube videos or ted talks.

What word or phrase do you most overuse at work?

I also do yoga to get back into the a good frame of mind."Insights"

What's been your proudest moment since joining Zendesk?

Joining Zendesk! It's been 3 months and I'm still so stoked that I got the opportunity to be part of this amazing company.

Tell us something about you, or about Zendesk, that no one knows.

I'm still learning about Zendesk. But something about me,  I speak 4 languages :)

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