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Mid-Lab Review: Creating an eBook with the Small Product Lab

October 01, 2015

As I mentioned last post, I decided to participate in Gumroad’s Small Product Lab by creating an…

New Job, New City

September 29, 2015

I hate not keeping to my blog schedule, so I decided to post a quick update. New Assignment First…

Useful Atrophy: Breadth vs Depth

September 24, 2015

I recently read a very engaging short post from Neal Ford that discussed the knowledge pyramid and…

The Commonplace Book

September 21, 2015

Earlier this month, I read this article by Shane Parrish at Farnam Street about the commonplace…

August/September GDS Challenge: Mell Hammer Detective Agency

September 17, 2015

It’s taken the better part of a month and a half, but I’m finally shipping my Carmen Sandiego-like…

The T-Shaped Instructional Designer

September 14, 2015

I don’t know if you ever get this feeling, but sometimes, I worry about not being able to see the…

All Work and Then Rest

September 10, 2015

I recently finished Austin Kleon’s Show Your Work . I thoroughly enjoyed this short read and I’d…

The Storyteller

September 07, 2015

As I continued reading Austin Kleon’s Show Your Work , I was struck by his suggestion to document…

Giving Critical Feedback: We Need More of It

September 03, 2015

A few days ago, this super interesting comment popped up in my Twitter feed: It’s hard to build a…

Seriously Though, The Answer is "Make Stuff"

August 31, 2015

I lurk pretty often on the Instructional Design subreddit , which if you haven’t checked it out, I…

How Not to Be an Instructional Design Professional

August 27, 2015

I just started reading Austin Kleon’s Show Your Work book and I decided I would share my insights…

The Other Side of Constraints

August 24, 2015

To my shame, I missed writing last week and I don’t think I’ll be able to ship my Carmen Sandiego…