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How We Make Product Films In-House

Films are a great way to communicate. They have more personality than static images, high energy if you do them right, and the ability to make your audience feel something.

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How Designers Learn Business

Designer Joshua Taylor recently wrote this piece on ‘Why designers shouldn’t code. They should study business.’ It gets at what I believe is the biggest responsibility of designers today — understanding the business of our customers to increase the impact design has.
 

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Why the Best Work Still Needs a Story

Early in my career, I worked for a software company in product design.

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Building a Bicoastal Design Team: Lessons Learned in 2015

It’s the beginning of 2016. Like many people, I’m thinking about lessons learned in 2015 and setting goals for 2016.

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25 Productivity Tips from Percolate’s Designers

Early last month, Fast Company Design published Productivity Tips From the World’s Top Designers.

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DesignTalk Videos – Building from Scratch

A couple of weeks back we held our first DesignTalk event in San Francisco. 

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Gaining Simplicity, Embracing Complexity

Everyday we face a vast array of complexity, both professionally and personally. We have grown accustomed to it, constantly being bombarded with information.

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What Product Designers Need

Since graduating college in 2009, I’ve worked at 5 startups. I’ve learned a lot about building product design teams.

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How to Captivate Your Audiences with Motion

There is a part of the visual cortex called MT that governs motion perception, making the human brain uniquely responsive to movement.

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Building a Brand System

We just held our Second Client Summit. We filled the Times Center here in New York City with more than 300 senior marketers from some of the world’s best brands that we are proud to have as clients.