How do you get better at design?

  1. Do a lot of design
  2. Do more design
  3. And then do some more design
  4. Work with open-minded, thoughtful collaborators who have high standards and keep their word
  5. Then make sure you still feel good about doing design
  6. Find inspiring clients you want to help
  7. Do more than just sell
  8. Take feedback and criticism gracefully
  9. Have your own very high standards
  10. Never think you know everything
  11. Be stubborn
  12. Be brave
  13. Be humble
  14. Remember to also have a life
  15. Keep a (public) journal
  16. Add to it often [...]