Product designer currently in NYC. Here to read for now. www.jessheisme.com
…eep urging the team toward that goal. But never, ever mistake happy, sunny positivity for optimism. The most optimistic people I know are not rays of sunshine; they are realists who keep believing in the face of the frustration.
Work on a great team at least once, if only for one project. Don’t look to work with a “great name,” look to work with great teams. Learn to spot them. They’re usually happy and love their teammates.
… about understanding happiness and understanding life. It’s not being held to materialistic things. It’s about not giving a shit about what other people think of you. It’s about being empathetic to what is actually going on. Expectation is the enemy. It’s just not how I roll.