Communication is difficult. And we’ve all seen reports that needed better peer review, important yet confusing emails, presentations that could have been much, much better, etc. In my experience, many of these situations could have been avoided if the creator had gotten the honest feedback they were asking for. Unfortunately, many people are afraid to […]
Managing a long-term client relationship, or any relationship for that matter, takes work. You have two organizations, each with its own business goals, attempting to interact with one another through two or more people. Those people also each have their own personal goals and their own way of interpreting and applying all of these goals […]
You may not be familiar with the concept of a control loop, but I guarantee that you use it in some capacity every day. A control loop is any system where a feedback mechanism is used to control a certain action.
Art school tends to get a bad rap — something about living in a cardboard box and having the worst projected salary after graduation. Thankfully that’s not all true, and many of the skills I learned while getting my B.F.A. now apply daily to my role designing software. The basic design skills I learned (grid […]