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For Fun: Goodreads Redesign Pt. 1

I love to read, but after graduating college I found it really difficult to maintain a regular reading habit. A friend recommended Goodreads to me, and after joining, I noticed that I read books far more regularly and at a much quicker pace. I use the Goodreads app a lot, and I wanted to take…

Professional Goals for 2017 🏅

It’s really important to create and set meaningful goals for yourself, both personally and professionally. I haven’t been great at keeping up with my goals, but I’m starting to really appreciate how crucial they are for me, so I’m recording them here as a motivator to myself! Write More: This is a big goal for…

Designing for Emotions

When designing a product, a lot of time is spent focusing on the physical design: the buttons styles, typefaces, and colors. We carve out time for research and testing to make sure that our users clearly understand the product and can easily interact with it. We fine tune the UI, make it look beautiful and…