On Digital Readiness

Dictionary.com defines being ready as, completely prepared or in fit condition for immediate action or use Something I enjoy doing on weekends, is visiting coffee shops (without my laptop) and having conversations with people. I particularly enjoy talking with the Baristas and the store owners. Inevitably a conversation about online presence comes up, and being … Continue reading On Digital Readiness

Capturing Your Ideas

Thereโ€™s nothing in the world like having one of those elusive โ€œah-ha!โ€ moments, when that great idea lightbulb appears right above your head. Itโ€™s like you struck gold but the fleeting nature of any idea means you now have to quickly capture this thing before it gets lost or forgotten. When I have those moments, … Continue reading Capturing Your Ideas

Why Automattic’s remote design team is anything but isolating

I didnโ€™t study design in college. In fact, Iโ€™ve only ever taken one professionally sanctioned design class in my life. I initially got into design because there wasnโ€™t a designer at my first company and someone needed to do those projects. When I quickly realized that design work was the only work I ever wanted … Continue reading Why Automattic’s remote design team is anything but isolating

Utilizing Growth Design to create a better experience for our customers

One of the greatest benefits of working at Automattic is that Iโ€™m continuously challenged by my colleagues to be a better designer. We have an incredible pool of diverse talent with different perspective from all over the world, which means that weโ€™re all in a position to teach and to be taught. A few weeks … Continue reading Utilizing Growth Design to create a better experience for our customers