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Woman on a wooded trail turning away
Photo by Fanny Gustafsson on Unsplash

The Ones We Turn Away

My colleagues and I were all nodding and smiling at the candidate. Occasionally, one of us would ask a pointed question as she walked through her latest project. She had the professionalism, a good portfolio and we were into our third round of interviews with only a few other candidates remaining.

As the interview ended, we all offered encouraging words. Compliments were made and no…



Design Koans is a weekly publication of short articles designed to provoke deeper thought on design issues and perhaps even wake you up.

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