Before we start, I want to acknowledge that I would like to see a future world where home ownership is accessible to all, and that my perspective may be very different than other people’s. …


Luca Bravo, Unsplash

Maybe you’re new to remote work. Maybe your boss just gave you the green light on WFH a few days a week.

In most workplaces, working remote is a privilege and not a given. It’s up to you to adapt to your company’s work style, meetings, and not the other…


Sensory deprivation is something I’d only heard about in movies, and when moving to LA heard some friends talk about it. I’ve been curious about human consciousness, psychology, and exploring inner and outer worlds since reading The Doors of Perception in high school. …


Last week, I attended the 5th annual Heart Series at ROW in Downtown LA. THS is a 3-day conference for conscious companies, centred around business innovation, and more broadly: bettering the world.

Some of the people speaking were from companies like Toms, Feed, Movember, Known Supply, Generous Coffee, Oh Joy…


Nike just made Colin Kaepernick the face of their Just Do It campaign and the spot made waves around the world. I’m a fan of both Colin and Nike, so naturally I was thrilled to see this collaboration. But some did not share the same sentiment. 👟🔥

Colin Kapernick, the new face of Nike’s 30 year old Just Do It campaign

Nike was ok…


How to design a cancellation flow that respects your user while minimizing churn (yes, it’s possible!)

Let’s get this out of the way: the goal of this post is to help you mitigate churn (account cancellations) by implementing user-centric yet business-driven design.

Churn is something all subscription, advertising, transactional, or…


Concerning the Downtown vs. Kingsway arena/events centre site selection and the future of our great city.

Dear City Council and Mayor Brian Bigger,

First, I want to thank you for your hard work and dedication to our city and community. Your efforts have not gone unnoticed. I served on the…


How integrating mindfulness techniques will help you become a stronger designer and a more engaged team member.

We all have a process we follow to get us from concept to execution. Sometimes we’ll have access to a great brief, data, insights, and an inspirational mood board but still, we get…


A brief musical history of my hometown in Northern Canada

Photo by We Live Up Here

A couple days ago, I stumbled on this article about up-and-coming band Casper Skulls. I was pretty stoked since I’ve known a couple of them for years, watching them grow into the musicians they are today. …


Recently, I joined the team at Headspace in Santa Monica 😎️. Some of my design and engineering friends have asked me what a typical day at our office is like, so I put this together.

Frank Bach

Lead Product Designer at Headspace

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