All day, I think about user experience. I create wireframes and worry over making every interaction on the site I’m designing intuitive. I often scoff at disorganized interfaces that don’t put information or controls where the user needs them. In my personal life, however, I seem to do things in the most unintuitive way possible. 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 […]
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 […]
Even though it feels like the world is getting more divided every day, one thing that many people have in common is the love they have for their children. No matter what race, language or culture, parents are doing their best to provide what they can for their kids. Here at The Sixbees, we want to […]
Setting up a meeting *seems* like an easy task, but you’d be surprised at how many people still don’t do this simple action quite right. Here are 3 steps for setting up your next meeting (if you must have one) that’ll have your coworkers singing your praises.
We’ve all been there, frozen with anxiety about what do with our lives and careers. Decisions need to be made, opportunities need to be seized, and your young (or not-so-young) mind just doesn’t know what to do. I posed the question, “what advice would you give your younger self if given the chance?” to the […]