Every great creation in the world has been brought about by solving a problem, no matter how big or small. Whether it's finding something more comfortable to sit on instead of rocks, or something to keep our food cold so it doesn't perish, there are design-solutions all over the world that were initially a problem or an unanswered question.Read More
We are very fast on our feet but sometimes we trip. Sometimes we need to take time to do nothing to come back down from our high that comes from all this information and stuff around us.
To just sit, to do nothing, to do the dishes, the laundry, eat food, all without the element of distractions. That is when your best creative ideas will come to life. That is when your subconscious mind can come forward and finally speak to you after being pushed back by your distractions.Read More
I've come to realize just how important it is to set my intentions with my work, whether it be for my day, week, month or year, I need clarity and vision so that I don't get distracted by other options. Goals also help you keep track of how far you're coming, and breaking them down into smaller steps makes it easier to predict when you will achieve your goals.Read More
Next time you achieve a small success, act like you've won the lottery!! Tell you friends and family, scream it off your balcony if you wish, buy yourself a really expensive and delicious coffee and OWN IT! I figured out what the key motivator for my work is, it's not money, not fame, not positive feedback (although those are all nice),Read More
There's something about our culture that has made us utterly obsessed with the concept of time. Schedules, meetings, work hours, meal times, workout times, it's like every component of our lives revolves around numbers on a clock. Yet, if the concept of time were eliminated, you would still know what time of the day it is…Read More
One year ago, I graduated my Undergrad at Ryerson University in the Fashion Communications program with a Bachelor of Design. This was a huge milestone for me, because I worked so hard to get into the program just four years before that, and I knew it was such a small chance of getting accepted. Here’s a reflection from where I stand now since then.Read More
I get this question a lot, and most of the reason why is because for most of our lives growing up, we always have someone else to tell us what to do, when to do it, how to do it and when to do it by. Well, when you become a freelancer suddenly it's all up to you to figure out how you're gonna get more work, make more money, produce good work and spend your work days.Read More