I, along with the other Bees, aspire to be a leading role in the fight for gender equality. Listening to some of the experiences from women in technology can sometimes feel like progress is stagnant. However, this week, I’ve been encouraged by the strong female voices speaking out for equality. Here are a few things I’ve […]
Apps centered around social sharing and user-generated content rely on users getting excited to consume, share and create in the world of the app. That’s a pretty big ask, and a good onboarding process is the first step to enticing and empowering users to make your app a part of their social lives. Onboarding is pretty […]
I have a freebie hoarding problem, I WANT ALL OF THEM. My dropbox is full of folders labeled: need to sort freebies, great freebies, really cool free freebies…you get the picture. I rarely get to use any of my delicious freebies, since I usually have to stick to a dang style guide, but I have […]
I love getting a glimpse inside the minds and lives of others. Knowing what they do to start their day or how they organize their desktop has always been fascinating to me. There are tons of great posts out there featuring these little snippets from designers which is awesome! But it also made me wonder about […]
It has been a long time since I’ve had a dedicated workspace in my home. The place I moved into recently has the space for an office, and I have to say it’s taken me a while to get back into the groove of working at home. Previously, any time I’d work away from the […]
Happy post-Labor Day 🇺🇸 short work week! Here are some links to tide you over until you can work on your side projects when you get home tonight.
As summer comes to an end, it’s time to take a look at some of our favorite summer inspired sites. Bright colors and fun animations bring that summer feeling into these great sites. Check them out!
It’s the final days of summer! School-wise that is, all the kiddos are back in the halls and parents are back on the roads clogging up our morning routines. Grab a cup of coffee ☕ while you wait for traffic to die down and check out this weeks’ link round-up.
I never learned how to handle feedback in school because we were mostly just learning basic design principles and how to use the applications. Everything I’ve learned about what to do with feedback or criticism was learned on the job. None of my classmates ever brought up the weird color combinations or transitions I’d use, so […]
Getting a product design job can feel like a marathon. You’ve spent weeks updating your portfolio site with fresh project stories, hours scrolling through (very similar) job postings, and paced 1,000’s of Fitbit steps around your home during phone screens. Finally, there’s an in-person interview on the calendar. Time to panic.