03.2019

Redesigning Design Reviews

We Need to Talk About Brainstorming

How simply changing the room layout can change everything. Did you ever play with tangrams as a kid? You know, that box of colorful polygons made to be formed into whatever bird, house, or...

03.2019

How we leveraged gratitude within our design team

I moved to New York in 2012 to help kickstart the growth of a small non-profit which was lead by a man who has, to say it mildly, never lacked vision. A modern-day Confucius, he’s one of those...

04.2017

We Need to Talk About Brainstorming

We Need to Talk About Brainstorming

One of the most rewarding moments of my career thus far came halfway into a brainstorming meeting at an early stage startup. The room was made up largely of analysts and sales people who...

03.2017

Six Tips for Designing Your Own Wedding

What I learned crafting a visual identity for my own nuptials: One of the more awkward conversations I had to have with my (now) wife came in telling her I already owned our wedding domain name...

11.2016

What Should I do to get into Design?

Every designer has asked this question at some point and, despite what the internet says, the answer isn’t Photoshop/Sketch/CSS. In fact, it’s far simpler...

09.2016

Fighting the Good Fight

Fighting the Good Fight

What working with volunteers taught me about being a better manager: Among my first full-time design gigs was a role at a small, socially motivated non-profit in the deep south...

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