“ A good salesman sells everybody. A great salesman sells everybody but himself. What made Steve Jobs think different was not genius, passion, or vision. It was his refusal to believe sales and customers meant nothing was broken. ”
Found via The Secret of Steve on Medium
An area [design] has made little contribution to at all is cognitive impairment. Perhaps one reason cognitive impairment is difficult for any design team is that it is so difficult to imagine what it must be like.
…empathizing with someone with cognitive impairment is so much harder, if not impossible, for someone without even secondhand experience. But the very intangibility of cognitive impairment may also point to contributions that design could make.”
p. 285 of Design Meets Disability. A challenge & inspiration for my future work as a design craftsman.
“ The music I like are events. ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is my favorite song—that song’s an event. And that’s what I want to do. I’m sure that shocked the world, that song. ‘Billie Jean’ shocked the world. ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit.’ Those songs are events. That guy put everything he got into that, and he meant it. ”
Bruno Mars on why he keeps making music.
Powerful words & perfectly matched animations as part of the To This Day Project by Shane, which explores the profound and lasting impact bullying has on individuals.