This artist turns the struggle of depression into something beautiful through his art, an imaginary world where a small man is traveling through a long-forgotten jungle and encountering his fears, manifested as giant animals with glowing eyes.
Many of these spoke to me very deeply and clearly; I know what this is like.
Continue reading “Dawid Planeta: Depression Into Beauty”
These advertisements are very reminiscent of Apple… and they are really good. The sound is particularly pleasant… turn up your speakers and listen to the nuts and bolts and screws…
Continue reading “Microsoft Surface”
The “smell test” for an organization’s culture is directly related to how well a new (or existing) employee experiences what they read on paper.
Said another way, the gap between what they read on a Value Statement and the behavior that they see and experience should be as small as possible; perfect alignment is what we’ve all heard before:
Continue reading “Cultural and Relational Honesty”
Kind of crazy… but, American Girl Doll just released a Korean-American gal who’s name is “Z” (short for Z Yang) who’s a vlogger and stop-motion animator.
Wah. That’s, quite literally, my oldest.
Continue reading “I Think You Meant “Roenne””
This is an unbelievably-short but appreciated overview of Studio Ghibli, an organization that has been such a big part of my visual childhood:
Continue reading “Visual History: Studio Ghibli”
I shared this link via a newsletter that I publish twice a week but I wanted to make sure that I could capture and share it here too, more for my own benefit to be honest.
In a 54 minute sit-down, Marc Andreessen shares a few thoughts on a number of different topics, from startups to venture capital to the larger macro economies and more. There’s so good stuff in there and then there’s so “meh” stuff too (like most of these things).
Continue reading “On Being Ruthlessly Open-Minded”
Last week I shared a few, somewhat random thoughts on indie projects and yesterday I expanded on one specific thought around starting and stopping them.
In particular, I spoke about mnml app and shipping that, hopefully this week. So far, it’s been rejected once and I resubmitted it early this morning:
Continue reading “Indie Projects: Having Options”