Process: 14 month review of Atomic Habits & The Clear Habit Journal

Note: I was not compensated in any way for this review. This is just a product that’s really helped me refine my process, create better habits, and boost my productivity. In October of 2019, I began my journey with Atomic Habits and the Clear Habit Journal in an effort to optimize my routine and learnContinue reading “Process: 14 month review of Atomic Habits & The Clear Habit Journal”

My process for fully absorbing and implementing what I read.

This may seem like one of those self-explanatory concepts. You read stuff, you absorb it, and voilà — you’ve learned it. But how much information do we really absorb, retain — most importantly — utilize? This is a post about how I’ve refined my learning process to extract every ounce of benefit from what IContinue reading “My process for fully absorbing and implementing what I read.”

Designing consistency: Impact on agencies and their customers

A long time ago in a galaxy where I still currently reside, I was a marketing & product designer for several multimedia agencies focused on building marketing websites for small businesses. The platform of choice for these small businesses? You guessed it: WordPress. Most of us know WordPress as an open source platform that’s fairlyContinue reading “Designing consistency: Impact on agencies and their customers”

Staying focused by shifting focus.

As designers, we have a single task. Finding a solution to a problem. No matter what discipline of design we work in, the premise is always the same. A problem exists and we need a remedy. But the thing is—problems are sometimes hard… really hard. Depending on the scope of the issue, finding the answer oftenContinue reading “Staying focused by shifting focus.”