Over the past few weeks I’ve been experimenting with a handful of social media post tools to help increase engagement on a handful of the brands that I manage on Facebook. It was tough to find the right tools because there’s so many out there but it was more so about finding the right tool for social versus just a generic content creation or video editing tool. What I was most concerned about was finding…

Google introduced the world, and more specifically designers, to a whole new way of thinking about User Interface and User Experience design at Google’s annual I/O conference back in June of 2014. And ever since that day, the way we have experienced apps and websites has changed forever. But what is Material Design? Basically it’s Google’s design Bible.  It’s a foundation of design principles that make the screen on your phone, tablet or computer more intuitive and…

I did it. I put the “start” in Start Up. I took the plunge.  I officially made a commitment to begin my idea and now there’s no turning back. It’s off to the races on fulfilling my vision.  And to be honest, I couldn’t be any more scared shitless.  But I think fear comes from the unknown of future events.  And in this case, those future events are starting a new project. So that’s what this month’s theme…

It’s scary. The unknown of starting a new business. Especially when you’ve never started one before. There are so many questions you ask yourself.  I have a sweet idea, but… now what?  What’s the first step? Ugh, how many steps are there? Am I successful yet? Isn’t there some sort of app that will build my business for me? No? But I’m like, SUPER tired! Taking that first step off the high dive is probably the hardest…