Will start this article with a message which should build a preface to this post and should also help open up our mind.
User experience is a blurred concept to most of the audience (both internal and external), everyone has their opinion, which makes it even harder to implement. As long as you can communicate 5W’s (Who, What, Where, When, Why and in many cases “How” as it ends with W) and follow a right approach, you will be okay.
The UX industry has evolved faster than expected and it’s been a challenge to grow at the same pace. It’s tricky and needs a smart approach to improve from being a classical designer to product designer and be a UX strategist. In current scenario learning a couple of following skills will help achieve the goal fast: