Places Make Us

My Keynote from Midwest UX is available. it is about how, as we make places, places make us […]

Diversity Is Hard

The opening keynote was a woman, the closing keynote a black man.  In between there were 16 white […]

Heuristics for Living

If you don’t know what a heuristic is, it’s a short phrase that reminds you of a body […]

Living Lean

If I were to explain Lean Startup as briefly as I’m able, I’d say it’s an approach where […]

Writing Elsewhere on Other Things

I’ve been doing more personal writing lately, and trying out Medium. Some recent essays: You Are Bigger than […]

The Joy Protocol

“Optimize for joy” was the advice my friend gave me when I decided to leave the job that […]