What Happened to Creating Our Successors?

I’m not sure when, but lately it feels like we have stopped looking to help others succeed and become our successors. It was something I tried to do in the past, share my knowledge, and help those I worked with to better themselves. I also was vocal about this basic concept with other managers which always seemed to fall on deaf ears. So many feel threatened if someone knows how to do something you do. Read more…

Wireframing, The Crucial Step So Many Overlook

It has amazed me in my time doing digital design how many overlook such an easy, but crucial step in the design process. Wireframing. Defined by Usability.gov, Wireframing is: A wireframe is a two-dimensional illustration of a page’s interface that specifically focuses on space allocation and prioritization of content, functionalities available, and intended behaviors. For these reasons, wireframes typically do not include any styling, color, or graphics. Wireframes also help establish relationships between a website’s Read more…

My Bad, I Did It Again

Sadly, I had such good intentions last year when I relaunched this site. I thought things were headed in a different direction since I would be working remotely from home. Boy was I wrong! I found myself much busier than I was when we were in the office. And at the end of the day, I was in no mood for more computer time. Especially when the days already felt long as it was. Since Read more…

YT Industries - IZZO Animated Commercial

Amazing Animated Commercial for New YT Industries “IZZO” Mountain Bike

Growing up during the ’80s, I think it was hard not to be a fan of animation. That ended up being the foundation that fueled my love for comics, anime, video games and more. So, when YT Industries dropped their new commercial for their new 2020 YT IZZO mountain bike, they immediately grabbed my attention. With a mash-up of ancient Asian culture and a sci-fi futuristic backdrop, the commercial delivers some great fighting action in Read more…

Brands and Their Integrity During COVID-19

During these hard times, everyone is being tested. This includes many businesses. We are going to see a changing landscape when this all said and done. Businesses big and small will be gone, and those that remain will only survive based on how they handle themselves during the pandemic and immediately following it. So, when I see brands that I buy their products or support them in some way — doing what they can to Read more…