Designer. Developer. Entrepreneur.

You Own The Factory, Creative

If you're in the business of bringing ideas into reality, you are the owner of the factory. Not your boss, not your manager, no one. You are the factory and you are the worker. You are the anvil, the hammer, the fire, the iron, the bellows and the smith. Heck...

I dare you to put this on your "Hire Me" page

So you're looking for something to do? A gig as a front-ender or back-ender maybe? It's not uncommon to see some kind of call to action on a page that aims to get yourself hired. Or contacted, at least. Nevertheless, have you considered that by adding some extra lines, you...

Or you could do it differently?

Disclaimer: This is a note to self after observing a few startup sources I've been "investigating" the past few weeks. It is not a finished article, but a steaming pile of thoughts that I need to get out of my mind. Follow it at your own caution. There may (or...

A Vocabulary For Conversational Design

This is an early draft for how we might use conversational design as a method for prototyping features, interactions and user experiences. The basis of this article was inspired by Luca Leone's article "How Do You Design Interaction?", which you should definitely give a read sooner than later. The intention...

German Doctors & Carlos Santana

Random encounters are funny things that I love (after the first few minutes of awkwardness...). Today, sitting in my usual spot at my parents' café, a middle-aged German medical doctor suddenly decided to sit down next to me for two reasons. One, to enjoy the jazz band that was jamming...