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What are we designing?
September 24, 2013

One recurring theme as I watch the way our team works: the fine balance of  design philosophy (why) vs. Get-Shit-Done attitude (how):…

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How design & marketing help make software successful
September 10, 2013

How do you create “successful” software ? The first ingredient is having a vision. Something you’re passionate about. And how that vision…

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Always be ready to present
September 10, 2013

I think part of being a good designer is to constantly look back and analyze your habits: where or from whom…

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3 rules for solving problems
September 2, 2013

Quick thought that should be incorporated into a bigger post someday. I came to “design” through an education in Architecture. Little…

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Balancing what’s important
March 12, 2013

Here’s to the big changes that fundamentally make you shift your life and try to balance what’s important. With the arrival…

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SPARC520 goes public TechCrunch (or deep thoughts on collaboration in design)
July 12, 2012

This last year at SPARC has been a pretty trans-formative experience for me. As someone who is use to designing everything,…

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a beautiful morning, to not surf
September 27, 2011

One of those morning’s where even the disappointment of bad surf can’t bring it down: wake up in the dark, drive…

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instagram
September 23, 2011

Kudos to Bob Williams – instagram is changing my world. Or rather, taking the mundane, and making it interesting again. Like…

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Monday read: being a design”Autuer”
August 1, 2011

Spent a piece of this morning reading and thinking about this article by the NY Times. Another fabulous Apple vs. “insert…

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New sketchbook
July 18, 2011

Last month, I began breaking in a new sketchbook for the first time in a while. And closing out it’s predecessor…

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