Get Started With Design Thinking: A Workshop

Posted on Nov 13, 2015 in events, lessons
Get Started With Design Thinking: A Workshop

This was originally posted on the AIGA Austin blog. It was a full house at the Design Thinking Workshop this past Monday, hosted by AIGA Austin and General Assembly. And if you’ve been to the Austin WeWork space, you know the setting is ripe with VISUAL inspiration, as it’s modeled and decorated after Wes Anderson’s […]

Lessons from Design Ranch.

Posted on Apr 20, 2015 in events, lessons
Lessons from Design Ranch.

From spontaneous afternoon bookbinding to late night raving in the Vinyl Listening Lounge, some amazing things are bound to happen when you stick 180 creatives together for 5 days. I’m talking about Design Ranch. Yeeeehaw, y’all. AIGA Austin hosts Design Ranch every two years out at Camp Waldemar in Hunt, Texas. It isn’t your ordinary […]

High on Public Speaking.

Posted on Apr 9, 2015 in events, lessons
High on Public Speaking.

Last month I spoke at SXSW Interactive. My first real speaking opportunity. I co-lead a “core conversation” called Social Media Strategy Swap* with Martin La Rocca from Social Factor. As a core conversation format, Martin and I were to provide our own expertise while guiding an active chat among our session attendees. HERE’S HOW IT […]