08 Nov '11, 6pm

20 Ways to Protect and Nurture Design

1) Move beyond needing to be understood. Focus on being valued. 2) Do not react to every situation. By allowing the dynamics to play out there is deeper learning. Designers self regulate through experience. 3) There is a thin line between being understood and being irrelevant. (If busy people have to validate you they will opt to ignore you instead and move on.) 4) Get your team comfortable with discomfort. 5) You may want to direct the work but your team may need you more as a decoy. Go where the need is greatest. 6) Make every team member feel empowered, trusted, respected…. and accountable. 7) Communicate zero tolerance for liabilities. One dysfunctional person can bring down your whole team, and you. 8) Never make excuses for your team. You will be seen as biased. 9) Make difficult and unpopular decisions with the same confidence and conviction that you make the easy o...

Full article: http://www.designsojourn.com/20-ways-to-protect-and-nurtu...

Tweets

What's $20 and will make a good Xmas gift cos (ALMOST) everyone has an iPhone? This this! #christmasShoppingforDummies

What's $20 and will make a good Xmas gift cos (...

bagspace.sg 10 Nov '11, 3am

Available in Pink, Purple, Blue, Yellow, Grey Fits iPhone of all sizes, and other gadgets of similar size Measures 13cm (L...

Metro 20% Storewide Sale:

Metro 20% Storewide Sale:

rougedeluxe.blogspot.com 08 Nov '11, 9am

Metro's storewide 20% sale is back again this week. Thursday is for Metro cardmembers only while Friday to Sundy is open t...

#METRO 20% Off Storewide: This week only, take advantage of the Metro 20% Storewide #Sale to…

#METRO 20% Off Storewide: This week only, take ...

greatdeals.com.sg 09 Nov '11, 2am

This week only, take advantage of the Metro 20% Storewide Sale to stock up on Christmas presents! Starting tomorrow (10 No...

An International Music Festival in a Kenyan Slum Seeks to Protect Indigenous Tribes

An International Music Festival in a Kenyan Slu...

treehugger.com 08 Nov '11, 12pm

From controversial forest clearings for a Brazilian dam to the massive displacement of people by a Chinese hydroelectric p...

Exclusive Interview with Christian Louboutin | Celebrating 20 Years of Sexy Shoes

Exclusive Interview with Christian Louboutin | ...

justluxe.com 08 Nov '11, 9pm

The designer shoe legend himself, Christian Louboutin , graced Los Angeles with his presence last week to debut a stunning...

20 ways to conserve water at home happier Earth, lower water bills.

20 ways to conserve water at home happier Earth...

mnn.com 05 Nov '11, 8pm

Shower bucket . Instead of letting the water pour down the drain, stick a bucket under the faucet while you wait for your ...

New Team Post: 5 Ways to Make Your Blog More Readable #li

New Team Post: 5 Ways to Make Your Blog More Re...

networksolutions.com 07 Nov '11, 3pm

I read a lot of blogs, from fashion and design to marketing and social media. While they are all informative, they are not...

EPA Takes First Steps Towards Limits on Power P...

switchboard.nrdc.org 08 Nov '11, 5pm

Today the Obama Administration took the first steps forward to set limits on dangerous carbon pollution from power plants....

3 Great Ways to Cool Down , in Pudu, KL! #travel #lp #kl

3 Great Ways to Cool Down , in Pudu, KL! #trave...

cumidanciki.com 09 Nov '11, 10pm

is one of my favourite wastes of time. Some people find it dodgy and a little too working class but I love it. Where else ...

Using good power supply design to help save the climate - New Electronics

Using good power supply design to help save the...

newelectronics.co.uk 08 Nov '11, 11am

Today, the biggest demand for high efficiency power supplies comes from the operators of large data centres, as part of th...

[Review] Success By Design

[Review] Success By Design

youngupstarts.com 21 Nov '11, 3am

If following tried-and-true processes and templates for your small business can lead to success, then perhaps Richard B. S...

“Design is humanization”

“Design is humanization”

e27.sg 14 Nov '11, 8am

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Gre...

Currently reading

greenhomeguide.com 10 Nov '11, 9pm

A fan, which costs two to five cents per hour to operate, will make a room feel 4 to 6 degrees cooler. Also, a fan works w...

3 Ways to Invigorate Your Analytics

3 Ways to Invigorate Your Analytics

searchenginewatch.com 11 Nov '11, 12pm

Very few of us could live without analytics. The data informs (or should inform) nearly every decision we make as SEOs, bu...

Haute Design: Lessons From The Frontlines of Fashion - Haute Living

Haute Design: Lessons From The Frontlines of Fa...

hauteliving.com 09 Nov '11, 10pm

When it comes to interior design, inspiration is often gleamed from sources beyond the field itself. From literature to ar...