The one criteria that has always worked out for me.
Silencing my ideas may be the hardest thing I have to do.
Design is sometimes used against us.
What we can learn from Eddie Van Halen about creative work.
We name groups from time to time. This post contains some of what we've learned.
Changing the presentation changes the meaning.
Contemplating minimal approaches to design.
The other day I wrote about positioning design studios. I provide more specific ideas here.
We give some business leaders too much credit for their successes, and fail to consider underlying forces.
I get a lot of email from frustrated design business owners. This is the key topic of discussion.
We keep waiting for approval, when we'd probably be better off by just doing it.
I call myself a Creative Director, but I'm working as a designer, strategist, writer, and janitor. Maybe titles are over.
I've grown tired of thinking about what might work, and now, I just concentrate on producing.
I think a renaissance of online community is just around the corner.
It's when we succumb to our fears that we lose our power.
Thinking about the parts of this creative life that make it most worthwhile.
We're doing this with the sites we build, and I felt the approach worth sharing.
I'm trying to change the default response I have for my clients, kids, and everyone else I care about.
A few thoughts on how to make design more easily—and get clients to buy in.
Designing logos needn't be as difficult a task as it often is.