2013 IDSA Midwest District Design Conference Indianapolis, IN 04.19.13 About the Talk: This presention rapidly traces the history of what it means to be a designer with liberal examples and historical context, from the beginnings of civilization, through the industrialized age, into the Internet age and beyond, speculating about what this means for the profession and design itself.
IDSA Midwest District Conference St. Louis, MO 04.02.11
About the Talk: There are plenty of suggestions out there for planning a career in design. Each has its own merits. Few, if any, offer guidance for how and why you should QUIT your next job, though. In revealing why some people have left design juggernaut IDEO to advance along their own career paths, this talk does just that.