…ners and artists are often taught in the same department at university and share a similar mindset. Throughout the 20th century, art has inspired design — and sometimes vice versa. For many, design was primarily a strive for elegant and expressive aesthetics for the products and objects that surround us in our everyday life.
… fancy syntax and “coding skillz” does not make you a good engineer and it does not make you smart. You can be a great coder and a horrible engineer. Devising better, faster, scalable, creative ways to solve real people’s problems is what is valuable, and this will become increasingly true in the coming years.