3 Must-haves for a Design Driven Culture
What does it take to foster a design friendly culture? What characteristics support a design way of thinking within your team? Here I share 3 requirements for a thriving design friendly culture.Read the article
How to Know When to Zoom Out and Ask for Help
As a designer, it can be easy to get so focused on the thing that we are making, that we lose sight of the inspiration around us. Here I share how I identify moments when I need help, and the kind of help I seek in those moments.Read the article
4 Key Ingredients to a Thriving Creative Culture
Have you ever wondered how to have a more creative team with greater creative energy and output? Here I share 4 ingredients that you can start including today that will add to a thriving creative culture.Read the article
A new way to think about innovation
It is easy to put blinders on when we label something innovative. That can be dangerous. This is my approach to zooming out and considering the implications of pursuing innovation.Read the article
Is design thinking killing innovation?
Design Thinking promises new and creative ideas, but does it deliver on that promise? I'll share my experience with design thinking, and things you can do to increase your creative output.Read the article
What is design thinking?
There are countless definitions of Design Thinking. Some are helpful, most are not. Here is the definition that I find to be the most helpful, and I picked it up from a design legend!Read the article
What is design anyway?
What is design anyway? Design is a fuzzy word. It has a different definition, depending on who you ask. Here are 3 anchors I hold to when I define design.Read the article
Phone Design Prompts
We look at our phones over 100 times a day. These design reminders keep the conversation alive.Read the article
What Designers Need To Know About Design Thinking
What designers (and non-designers) misunderstand about design thinking and what to do about it.Read the article
What does your team stand for and where are you headed? These are hard questions to answer. Here is how my team has been wrestling through them.Read the article