Create Courage

The “C” element in my alphabetic mnemonic list for successfully practicing design is: Create Courage. Design is a journey to a new place. New means risk. Why go there? If you don’t have a reason to take a risk, you won’t. Courage means having a bold vision that overshadows the…


Respect Context

The “R” element in my alphabetic mnemonic list for successfully practicing design is: Respect Context. As a designer, you don’t work in a vacuum. It’s important to respect your context. Just as it is said that “those who ignore history are doomed to repeat it”, those who are…