Interviews

Below are all episodes tagged with the keyword “Interviews.”

Diversity & Inclusion…

Feb 16, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Special guest Jess D'Amico returns to the show to discuss how she approaches diversity and inclusion at Peers Conference. She details her approach to diversity and inclusion, which is less about formulas and quotas and more about a mindset of openness and support. She also shares…

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Success from Failure

Jan 19, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Web developer and entrepreneur Erik Reagan returns to the show to talk about failure and success. He shares his own lessons learned about failing and finding professional success from those failures. We discuss what success and failure really is (hint: it isn't you), as well…

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Overhauling Epicurious

Oct 06, 2016 @ 11AM MT

Eric Gillin shares the phased, practical approach to rehauling Epicurious' site that allowed them to launch in an accelerated amount of time. He explains how he prioritized business goals, got developer buy-in and what's most important to a home cook. Plus: how to parse criticism…

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Emotional Intelligence…

Jun 16, 2016 @ 11AM MT

The more we interact with technology, the more we interact with it like it is human. And the more design needs to account for that human factor. Facebook designer Beth Dean returns to the show to talk about emotional intelligence in design. She shares scenarios of real-world…

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Intro to SVGs

May 19, 2016 @ 11AM MT

SVGs aren't just another image format. Designer and front-end dev Brenda Storer joins the show to give us a primer on scalable vector graphics, from browser support to the underlying code elements and attributes. She offers recommendations for optimizing SVGs and making them…

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Mobile Design: Native…

Nov 05, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Mobile design. It's complex. Designer Wren Lanier helps us navigate the nuances of native vs. web mobile design, from the context of her experience designing the Highrise CRM product. Wren details the differences between native and web mobile design, and shares tips for deciding…

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Designer-Developer Collaboration

Sep 24, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Sometimes, the relationship between a designer and developer can get contentious! Front-end developer Megan Zlock and art director/designer Owen Shifflett stop by the show to discuss how they make conversations productive, focus on a collaborative mindset, and use empathy to…

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Intermediate Twig: Logic,…

Jul 16, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Continuing our exploration of the Craft CMS, special guest Andrew Welch joins the show to talk about Twig, the underlying template language for Craft. Andrew dives deep into key features that developers should consider for faster, more efficient development: filters and macros.…

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