• Lessons Learned As A Designer-Founder

    4 days ago - By Smashing Magazine

    In the quarter-century I've been a product designer, design has matured. We've developed tools and practices that allow us to work faster, better, and more in concert with engineers and product managers. Things are a lot less chaotic than they used to be.
    But with that change comes the process. I've written elsewhere about the dangers of too much process ; in the years I spent building the design practice at Heap , I tested and evolved my ideas around Pragmatic Design and its potential to reduce process. I encouraged lower-fidelity artifacts; design briefs instead of endless mockups...
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