If you don't like something, change it.
If you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
The market and its operations have a tendency to reinforce success. Resist it. Allow failure and migration to be part of your practice.
Growth is fueled by desire and innocence. Assess the answer, not the question. Imagine learning throughout your life at the rate of an infant.
Forget technology. Creativity is not device-dependent.
Hybridize your tools in order to build unique things. Even simple tools that are your own can yield entirely new avenues of exploration. Remember, tools amplify our capacities, so even a small tool can make a big difference.
Jump fences. Disciplinary boundaries and regulatory regimes are attempts to control the wilding of creative life. They are often understandable efforts to order what are manifold, complex, evolutionary processes. Our job is to jump the fences and cross the fields.
Every collaborator who enters our orbit brings with him or her a world more strange and complex than any we could ever hope to imagine. By listening to the details and the subtlety of their needs, desires, or ambitions, we fold their world onto our own. Neither party will ever be the same.
AWARDS RSA Fellowship IOD Director award Innovation Design D&AD shortlisted wattson, the personal energy monitor ACHIEVEMENTS wattson, the personal energy monitor co-designed, manufactured & sold over 45k units. Proven wattson creates 20% on average electricity savings. Created national & international sales channels as well as national & international press coverage. D&AD Judges in 2010 Set [...]
[Read] [Breathe] [Live] [Forget] [Remember] Highly recommended. Allow events to change you. You have to be willing to grow. Growth is different from something that happens to you. You produce it. You live it. The prerequisites for growth: the openness to experience events and the willingness to be changed by them. Forget about good. Good is a [...]