Leadership & Culture

By | Rants

For those that hold a leadership position, creating an environment in which the people in your charge feel like they are part of something bigger than themselves is your responsibility as a leader. The culture starts with your lead. If there is no culture or the vision is…

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Please, please, no more RFPs

By | Web Development

I love this article from Smashing Magazine called A comprehensive web planning guide. This outlines pretty much everything wrong with agency web quoting and why I want to stay in bed most days. Everything goes back to planning, communication and having all the right people in the room…

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What Damn Fold? RANT

By | Rants

It’s 2018 – wanna know what makes my eye twitch? Every device in the world that has ever existed that has ever displayed the internet in any way, shape or form has always scrolled down to display additional content. Heck, until modern responsive design, most every application on…

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Works for Web Development Too

By | Web Development, Website Design

Some of the worlds best and brightest developers wrote a Manifesto for Agile Software Development. I kind of think this applies to web development too. We are uncovering better ways of developing software by doing it and helping others do it. Through this work we have come to…

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Code of Professional Conduct

By | Rants, Web Development

Professionalism. Integrity. Competence. Design professionals have certain fundamental obligations to society, to clients, to the profession, and to peers and colleagues. The Code of Professional Conduct states guidelines and rules for the conduct of design professionals in fulfilling those obligations. The Code is arranged in three tiers of…

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Prototyping Online – Why?

By | Blog, Technology

I just tried Proto.io and before that I messed with Prototyping by UXPin. The other hot one right now seems to be Fluid UI. I’m not a huge fan of all the online prototyping tools that are coming out. Just like all the other wizbang whatever frameworks that…

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