I write to document what I've learned as a designer. I also write to continually become a better communicator.


Helpful Teamwork Tips for Your Design Team

For the past four months I have worked on five different team projects for my masters program for Human Computer Interaction Design. I have learned a lot about the benefits and challenges of working on a team with other passionate designers. Here are some helpful things I’ve learned along the way…

Shut Up And Sketch It — SUASI

In a team meeting earlier this year my team and I met for eight hours straight! It was crunch time. We needed to find a design direction to pursue so we stayed over and talked through it. After eight hours we finally landed on a design that we wanted to explore and left for the night. However, as I got in my car and drove home I realized that I still was a bit fuzzy on the exact direction we had agreed on. I didn’t feel confident that we were on the same page.