Archive for November, 2014

Can you be happy for 100 days in a row? That is the question asked by the founders of the 100HappyDays Foundation in their quest to make the world a happier place. The goal is simple: post a picture of something that makes you happy for 100 days in a row. It can be anything!… Read more

How do people find their way through applications? Generally, words and images carry much of the weight when it comes to path-finding in software. It doesn’t matter whether it is an enterprise-level desktop application, a consumer web site, or a mobile app — text and graphics play an important role in directing the user in… Read more

This story is about my ongoing quest to find good experiences and take those experiences and have them shape how I relate to and serve our clients. It begins with the Chinook Book of which I am a big fan and supporter. I like it for three reasons. First, I love flipping through and clipping coupons… Read more

Crafting a useful, usable, and beautiful app takes a lot of work and a willingness to throw your designs out the window again and again until you get things right. Even if you get that far, there are usually at least five other apps out there that already do what yours does. Why is yours better?… Read more

One of my focus areas at Blink is how to create a great working culture where employees are committed to their work, but also have fun spending time together and enjoy coming to the office every day. In my opinion one of the easiest ways to do that is to celebrate the obvious and take… Read more

My family and I recently took a trip to Japan. It was a gift for my wife, although people have questioned how much of a gift it was since we brought our one- and four-year-old girls. Sure, it was a crazy time, but we’re a pretty crazy family. And it did prove to be the… Read more