Thinking Is Quiet

  • May 21, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – May 21, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - THE WRONG SOLUTION: We've been using a new design tactic at work that's been helpful. Basically, we're showing a lot of obviously wrong approaches...

  • May 15, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – May 14, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - HIDDEN COST: I think it's good to be aware of how much time you spend on things. Those things that you love doing are the things that you constant...

  • May 08, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – May 7, 2017

    This week’s mental wanderings are brought to you by a sense of focus... - ON EXAMINATION: I finished the first season of the Dissect podcast this week and I've been t...

  • May 01, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – April 30, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - WHAT TO SHIP: I heard a great appraisal from Charlotte Yarkoni , Microsoft's CVP or Growth and Ecosystem, about how ...

  • April 24, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – April 23, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - PACE YOURSELF: One of the bigger challenges of my recent job change has been adjusting to the pace of work. Things that previously would have been...

  • April 17, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – April 16, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - WTF?!: I'm finding the "What The Fuck Just Happened Today " newsletter to be an effective way to digest...

  • April 10, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – April 9, 2017

    Here goes with the week’s mental wanderings... - NEXT GEN DESIGNERS: What are the skills of the next generation of designers? In the past, you've been able to judge a designer by their visual cra...

  • April 03, 2017 Thinking Is Quiet – April 2, 2017

    I'm a week into my new role at Microsoft and so far it's been incredible. The team has been supportive and I'm learning a lot – which was the whole point. In any case, here goes with the week’s me...

  • 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....