3 years ago I had an idea to share all the valuable lessons I’d learnt across my career. To build a business model that didn’t revolve around helping just big clients with money but to build my own product that could help and reach many people. My kind of people. A problem that was close to my heart and that is how to forge a great career in the digital design industry. Helping and mentoring other designers with whatever knowledge I’ve acquired over the last 10-12 years. It seemed like something worth doing, thanks to the people who have helped me along the way.
Over the last 12 years I’ve seen so many changes in the design industry, my career and what I do as a designer. I guess at the heart of all it I still just make things for a living. And as designers we create things - we look at disparate pieces of data, connect the dots & make “something” within those constraints to solve a particular problem. And at our core we are creators and makers
Your standards dictate your outcome and results. That sandbox that you’re playing in and that mental ceiling that you’ve created for yourself will create the results you’ll keep getting.