Writing

My observations and insights as a designer and design leader in the space, sprinkled with a healthy dose of humor, sarcasm, and some semblance of optimism.

Mapping my career journey

Hang on, it's a pretty long ride 🚴‍♀️! Graphic & Brand & Ad & Marketing & Web Designer @ various 2010 - 2014 I won third place in a web design competition when I was 12, and it has sealed …
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My leadership principles

It's always important to reflect on the kind of leader I wanted to be, and I pulled together different values and principles — both the ones I wanted to emulate, and the ones I would never want to bring across. This, …
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What’s in a name?

or: Jobs, titles, and what we call ourselves as designers. Here, I explore the messy landscape of nomenclature and skills we are asked to encompass. — Should I be looking for a job with a specific title? Are there roles …
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Across different workplaces: A designer’s perspective

These are slides for a talk I gave to a General Assembly cohort in 2021, highlighting my tongue-in-cheek experiences across being a designer in teams across start-ups, in-house teams, and consultancies.
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