What Facebook and Google Know About Teambuilding (That You Do Not)

This week Business Insider revealed one of Facebook's most asked interview questions for hopeful candidates. The question is, "On your very best day at work — the day you come home and think you have the best job in the world — what did you do that day?" It's a wonderful question for understanding what inspires and [...]

By |2017-03-20T19:10:07-07:00September 25th, 2016|

The Myth of User Error

There's a big, handy black box in software development that we like to throw our complicated and annoying problems into. It's called, User Error. It's where we send help desk comments from people who lost their passwords, or wandered down an IA dead end, or made their browser crash and can't explain why. We [...]

By |2017-03-25T17:30:41-07:00August 7th, 2016|

Building a Scalable Design Team

I recently spoke to a group of recruiters who wanted to learn about what hiring managers look for when building out their design team. It was a timely discussion for me, since I'm presently building a team for a medium sized startup I thought I'd share the plan I proposed to them. I'll be building [...]

By |2017-03-20T19:10:08-07:00February 6th, 2016|