Greatest hits from the summer design team’s internal mailing list of useful references:
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's Finding Flow, a guide to claiming ownership of your life.
Evgeny Morozov critique on Maker culture in The New Yorker. Isn't social enterprise more than capitalism by another name? Wishing more makers were troublemakers.
“Walk the Coastline”, or why product development time/cost estimates so frequently wrong.
- Robert Peter’s Getting What You Came For, a useful guide to getting into and then surviving graduate school.
- Attention starving artists and future graduate students! Roger Ebert explains HOWTO prepare inexpensive meals in a rice cooker.
Deconstructing the Imposter Complex, the burden we all share.
HOWTO index your ideas and project notes using a Controlled Vocabulary.
Rubber Duckie Debugging prevents falling in love with an idea before you’ve presented it.