Paul Mederos

Fueling hungry people with great food @powersupplydc. Talks with users, sketches interfaces, and ships code. Aspiring space explorer.


Helping Others Builds Your Reputation


We often get stuck in our own heads. It’s hard to look at a problem from different perspectives.That’s why it’s useful to bring in another person from…


Designing for the Growth mindset


I had a little secret when I was growing up. This secret is the reason I did well in school. It explains how I succeeded in any sport I tried. It also…


Positive Psychology as a Framework for Design


Building a business or product? Listen up. 

Your highest priority is understanding your customer. In the Lean Startup…


Focus? You mean Discipline.


You know that scene in every martial arts movie where the young, impatient student gets the crap beat out of them by the wise master? Yeah, that was me at 8. I…


Helping Others Builds Your Reputation


We often get stuck in our own heads. It’s hard to look at a problem from different perspectives.That’s why it’s useful to bring in another person from…


Health, Relationships, and Discovering a Path


If you know me, you’d understand why it’s fitting that my first post on Medium would be an introduction. Context is everything.