Mind the gap

How to spend your time when there’s nothing left to do? This morning something happened that reminded me of an important lesson re: time well spent. Three of us are working on an illustration project for our forthcoming book, “It Doesn’t Have to be Crazy at Work”.[…]

Look elsewhere

Entrance to the theater at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin. Spring Green, WI. Don’t stare at your industry. Look in the opposite direction. Have you noticed that Instagram has been looking more and more like Snapchat lately (of course you have)? When companies compete, they tend to[…]

Web 3.0

Whatever happened to Web 3.0? What was it? Did it ever happen? I’ve seen multiple attempts at definitions. Things about artificial intelligence. The semantic web. Social networks. One thing I remember about Web 2.0 was that 37signals (the original company behind Basecamp) was labeled as[…]

MUSE Newsletter: Lost in Thought with Judith Vanvliet

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MUSE Newsletter: Lost in Thought with Vicki Young

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MUSE Newsletter: Lost in Thought with Melissa Steach

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MUSE Newsletter: Lost in Thought with Vikram Bawa

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Be a Lazy Designer…

Make something… that can be used… again and again… because being a lazy designer… is pretty smart. Be a Lazy Designer… was originally published in Signal v. Noise on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. Source: http://feeds.feedburner.com/37signals/beMH

Sometimes It’s Crazy At Work

https://medium.com/media/61668ec7d868f50d464aeafdf383cb0e/href Sometimes It’s Crazy At Work In October, Jason Fried and DHH released their new book, It Doesn’t Have to be Crazy at Work. The book featured their writing, as well as cover art and interior illustrations from Basecamp designers Adam Stoddard and Jason Zimdars. The[…]

Best Free Photoshop Textures

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Are you Sure?

Considerate software doesn’t second-guess. I was Twittering away the other day, and Prettier came across my feed. Prettier turns the conceptual moorings of lint on their head. Instead of “Well, actually”-ing you when you make a commit and forcing you to fix whatever pedantic issues[…]