Thinking Is Quiet

  • March 27, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – March 26, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - THE SEAMS: There are lots of products and services out there addressing marketing, or product management, or customer support. But the seams betwe...

  • March 20, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – March 19, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - ACCEPTANCE AND UNDERSTANDING: The reactions to my decision to close my design studio continue to run the gamut – but have largely been positive....

  • March 13, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – March 12, 2017

    This past week has been one of the most challenging ones in my life. I made the decision to accept a new position working with the amazing Hillel Cooperman on data platfo...

  • March 06, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – March 5, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - FRICTION: As designers, we are charged with the mission of making things easier – to do, understand, use, etc... But sometimes we need a little ...

  • February 27, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – February 26, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - SPEED OF CHANGE: I'm still working my way through Kevin Kelly's "The Inevitable

  • February 20, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – February 19, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - REPEAT. REPEAT.: When planning for the future, it's been my experience that consistency is more important than intensity. Repetition creates behav...

  • February 13, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – February 12, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - A LACK OF VOICE: Over the last few weeks, I've felt a lot of love and pride as a resident of Washington state. We've stopped Trump's travel ban (t...

  • February 06, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – February 5, 2017

    I'm not going to say anything about the Super Bowl, or that photo of Tom Brady standing in front of his locker with the "Make America Great Again" hat behind him. I'm not. Here goes with the week’s ...

  • January 30, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – January 29, 2017

    Given all the horror unfolding in our nation's capitol, it seems a little off to be concerned with musing about "the creative life." But, while we all worry and cry and try to sort things out as best ...

  • January 23, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – January 22, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - IN MOTION: It's critical in life to capture and build on your momentum. Action beget action. Good decisions beget good decisions.