Originally posted on The Forever Pace: www.nonfiction.io/blog

They say experience is the best teacher. That’s certainly true, but gaining that experience can sting. It’s a lot less painful when someone shares their experience with you so that you can avoid the hard knocks. Imagine setting out on a long hike, when someone comes out of the woods to let you know where the trail is washed out. Sure, you would have figured it out eventually — but a little proactive advice from someone who has already been there can be invaluable, too.

When I was starting out in my design…

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Product design lead at @KAYAK. Thoughtful, thorough, and keeping it real. Cambridge, MA

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