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Simple Productivity Hack

This hack is profoundly simple. If you want to do your best creative work you have to eliminate or minimize distractions. Who you’re constantly reaching for your precious phone like Frodo for the ring, you’re compromising your ability to focus and do deep creative work. You need chunks of uninterrupted time. Put your phone into …

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Why keep pushing your design career?

What really matters to you? What is worth pushing forward in your design career for? Why put in the extra work and effort? Over the years I’ve always been striving for various things as I leveled up my design career. Trips with my family have always been among my goals. It might seem small to …

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How to win the day

Being an effective designer requires being a productive designer. You can’t be an effective designer without getting the deep creative design work done. We’re only one week into 2021. It’s a new year and a fresh start. What better time to make leaps forward in your productivity as a designer. If you want to be …

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10 FREE Variable Fonts

Like every designer, I’m always stashing links and font bookmarks away for a rainy day. Here’s a solid round-up of free fonts that are all variable width. Yep, that means you can go with anything from extra thin to black and everything in between, with just one font. Also, every font on this page is …

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101 Days Left

Crazy year. But the year isn’t gone yet. With all the challenges, pain and distractions that 2020 has brought, you still have time to make progress on your goals. What did you tell yourself this year you’d do that you haven’t done yet? You still have time to keep the promises you made to yourself …

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How designers nail remote work

“What day is it today anyway?” That comment from one of my designers could just as easily been any of us designers who were thrown into into an unexpected remote-only work scenario back in march with the COVID-19 lockdowns. Looking back to march, the blurred lines between home and work were enough to drive me …

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Do it now

What will happen today if you do that thing you’ve been putting off? What will it feel like to finally check it off your list? What would happen if you do it now, instead of waiting longer? Sure, scrolling instagram is a much easier alternative. But that thing you’ve been putting off will still be there …

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