Design Technology

The value of you…in type

The value of you, in your design… There’s nothing I love more  than a personal touch in a design project, when there’s a balance between the use of the computer and the creativity behind the person designing the piece. There are a lot of ways to do this. Whether it involves photos you’ve taken or […] continue reading

Book Reviews Design Strategy Technology

Marty Neumeier

Nancy Reunzel over at PeachPit sent me a sneak peek of Marty’s Neumeier’s new book The Designful Company. The book isn’t for design firms but is for any company that needs to solve complex business problems. I loved his other two books Brand Gap and Zag, so I knew I’d love this one. He writes […] continue reading

Book Reviews Design

Slide Consommé

I recently read listened to The Making of a Chef by Michael Ruhlman, a fascinating and, ummmm… delicious journey into the world of the Culinary Institute of America. Ruhlman documented his experiences as a student at the Institute, and he brought those experiences to life with a richness I’ve rarely found in non-fiction. I loved the […] continue reading


Firsts and Lasts at MacWorld Expo in San Francisco

I have two pieces of big news about MacWorld to share. Firstly, the upcoming January 2009 expo is the last time Apple will show up to their own party.  That’s kinda like Jim Jones not showing up for the Kool-Aid, but I guess there’s a time for all things to end. Secondly, yours truly will […] continue reading

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