What playing online poker for a living taught me about design.

Weston Karnes
May 29, 2017 · 6 min read

1. Intuition will only get you so far.

2. For learning, nothing beats doing.

3. Assume nothing. Build on that.

4. Every decision has context.

5. The Ego sucks.

6. Don’t overthink it.

7. Much of improvement lies between the margins.

8. Keep track of the story you’re writing.


Your turn.

Weston Karnes

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Designer. Adventurer. Ginger.

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