Archive for July, 2011
Your phone is ringing. Your message light is flashing. You just received an IM and three emails asking for the status of your latest big campaign. No. This isn’t the “technology loop” scene from Portlandia. This is an average day for most business professionals around the world. The speed of technological advancement is spurring faster and faster communication. Co-workers’, clients’, and vendors’ expectations for speedy communication continually increase and project timelines are sometimes reduced to mere hours. Although it was meant as a spoof, we often find ourselves caught in the “technology loop” just trying to keep up with daily emails, phone calls, and deadlines. With a daunting list of daily to do’s how do you find time to stay motivated, creative, and inspired? And why should you find the time?
Add comment July 25, 2011
I’m a huge fan of sensible design for our changing world. As a designer, I often struggle with the negative impact of my profession on the environment, and for years, I’ve been working to minimize it. I try to do my part – I keep learning, keep preaching to our clients, and continue trying to make a difference.
1 comment July 7, 2011