BusinessOpinions

“‘There’s nothing interesting happening in client services’ is the new ‘I’m bored with my girlfriend so she must be psychotic.’”

DesignJobs

“Never, ever, ever let them call you a ‘creative’. It’s a way to be disenfranchised. You are a designer. It’s not magic, it’s a trade.”

DesignOpinions

“A good designer finds an elegant way to put everything you need on a page. A great designer convinces you half that shit is unnecessary.”

BusinessOpinions

“I didn’t get my start by doing free work. I got my start by lying about what I was capable of and then learning how to do it.”

DesignOpinions

“Stop asking permission to do research on projects. Just do it. Bake the cost into design, which research is.”

BusinessOpinions

“Don’t go on stage to show the audience how smart you are. Go on stage to remind the audience how smart THEY are.”

DesignOpinions

“Now that we’ve agreed designers should code, can we also agree designers should know how to write?”