I love shortcuts, Sketch plugins, browser extensions and generally anything that’ll help me be more efficient with work. But it takes time to try out new stuff and really get it integrated with your workflow. You have to install it, set it up (if needed) and figure out how to use it. Then there’s actually getting yourself […]
Meetings are something I’ve been thinking about a TON lately. At work we’re always striving to improve our processes and meetings are part of that improvement. How can we make them more useful? More efficient? Do we even need so many meetings?
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 am not a morning person, but over the years I’ve really worked hard to be up and ready to go for school, work, or whatever. 7 years ago if I was allowed to sleep until 11 am, I would (#noregrets). Over the years, my life and attitude have changed, but I’m still not what you’d […]
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 […]
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.
I am a loyal Google Keep user and, over the last year, it has really improved my workflow and organizational system. With all of their recent updates, I took a step back and assessed what was working and what wasn’t. Here are a couple of tips and tricks I’ve picked up along the way to help keep myself […]