Co-Founder, Chief Design officer at Hello Heart (www.helloheart.com)
One big thing each day — focus on one task per day and get this task done. In fact, our friend Daniel Burka and his brother created an app to help with this called One Big Thing
Follow up — relentlessly via email, text and phone calls. Most folks who don’t get back to you are simply jus…
Ideas are cheap — execution is everything.
Everyone’s job is hard — universally, everyone believes their job is hard, treat others with respect and kindness.
If it’s not a “Hell Yes”, its a no. — speaks for itself.
Your Bias is Bullsh!t — design from a place of education and research and recognize you’re own confirmation bias and other cultural biases you bring to a problem.
Do what you say — the same as no. 41.
Design like a Scientist — designing with a hypothesis and then validate against your hypothesis.