"The trick is to not wait for the moments of inspiration, but to be working and let those moments happen while you’re working."
By Matt McCue
The director of Mindfulness Everywhere on never forgetting to be human when in the trenches of creativity.
By The 99U Team
Will we ever decouple perceived effort and long hours with our rewards system?
By Oliver Burkeman
The found of Design Within Reach and PUBLIC Bikes on how to make (and thrive) in the face of a soul-crushing mistake.
Burdening yourself with trying to "change the world" can cause paralysis and disappointment. There's a better way.
To get the most of your team's knowledge invite them into the design process early (but kick them out just as fast).
By Ryan Thomas Riddle and Marcin Treder
Don't follow passions. Instead ask yourself: If you were to invest the time, how good would you become at this career, compared to other careers you might choose?
By William MacAskill
No one wishes their way to mastery.
By Todd Henry
Stress is a sign that something you care about is at stake—and that's a good thing.