I'm basically Amy from Veep.
Graphic design, non-profit problems, communication strategy, cross-cultural experiences, French, cooking and baking, letterpress, donor relations, throwing awesome events, memoirs of expats in Paris
liking to exercise, handwriting, coding?
The grass isn't greener on the other side, the grass is brown on both sides.
guessing people's Myers-Briggs personality type
quotes from Arrested Development
how to properly dice a tomato
Laura’s CreativeMornings activity
Define problems, and make stuff.
Define. Ideate. Select. Make. Analyze. Repeat.
Design is a process to solve challenges.
Design isn't about you. It's about the user.
Knowing what the problem is doesn't mean that you know how to solve the problem.
In order to strive for a remarkable life you have to decide that you want one.
If you're not making enough mistakes, you're not taking enough risks.
Only have work in your portfolio that you love. It's better to have less things in your portfolio and have them all be things that you're proud of, that you can defend, that you can talk about strategically than something that's filler.
Life is so difficult when you don't know what you're talking about.
Strategy is choosing to perform activities differently, or to perform distinctly different activities than rivals.
Ideas are easy, strategy is much harder.
People are giving us money to do what we love.
Debbie Millman The Top 10 Things I Wish I Knew When I Graduated College
Design is one of the most subjective disciplines out there.