A helpful page with resources, books, and people who have influenced me or helped shape my perspective. All things mindfulness, product, design and brand.

A helpful page with resources, books, and people who have influenced me or helped shape my perspective. All things mindfulness, product, design and brand.

A helpful page with resources, books, and people who have influenced me or helped shape my perspective. All things mindfulness, product, design and brand.

A helpful page with resources, books, and people who have influenced me or helped shape my perspective. All things mindfulness, product, design and brand.

A helpful page with resources, books, and people who have influenced me or helped shape my perspective. All things mindfulness, product, design and brand.

Mindfulness & Meditation

ARTICLES

Harvard Business Review, Mindfulness can literally change your brain
Mindful, How to Apply Mindfulness to the Creative Process
Psychology Today, Mindfulness and Cultivating Creativity
Upworthy,  This school replaced detention with meditation. The results are stunning.
Give it Five Minutes by Jason Fried

BOOKS

Be Here Now by Ram Dass
Catching the Big Fish by David Lynch
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind by Shunryu Suzuki
The Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley
The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm
Whatever You Think, Think the Opposite by Paul Arden

VIDEOS

TED, Andy Puddicombe: All it takes is 10 mindful minutes
David Lynch interviews Paul McCartney about Meditation and Maharishi

PODCASTS

On Being by Krista Tippett
The Science of Meditation by Sam Harris

COMMUNITIES

Everybody Headspace
School of Life
Vibrate Higher Daily

Pushing Beauty

PEOPLE

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Thich Nhat Hanh
Andy Puddicombe

Product Design — UI/UX

RESOURCES

Mindful Design Principles
Design Patterns for Mental Health
Humane by Design by Jon Yablonski
Always On by Real Life Mag
Digital Product Explorations by Brian Lovin
Design Systems Handbook by DesignBetter
Material Design by Google
Design Conferences Directory
A comprehensive (and ever-growing) list of user research tools by UX Collective

ARTICLES

First Round, Defining Product Design
10 Heuristics for User Interface Design by Jakob Nielsen
The 9 Rules of Design Research by Erika Hall
Tiny Wins by Joel Califa
Compounding design, expiring design by Matthe Ström
FastCompany, Calm Interfaces Are Here, And They're Wonderful
Spotify Design, Desiging for Tomorrow — A Discussion on Ethical Design
What Screens Want by Frank Chimero
Cooper, The Best Interface is No Interface
The Veil of Ignorance by mrmrs
What is Code? by Paul Ford

BOOKS

The Laws of Simplicity by John Maeda
Calm Technology by Amber Case
Designing for Emotion by Aaron Walter
Design for Care by Peter Jones
Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug
Rocket Surgery Made Easy by Steve Krug
Just Enough Research by Erika Hall
The User Experience Team of One: A Research and Design Survival Guide by Leah Buley
Lean Customer Development by Cindy Alvarez

VIDEOS

Dann Petty
The Secrets Data Won't Tell You by Vicki Tan

PODCASTS

Design Details

PRODUCT AGENCIES

MetaLab — Victoria, Canada
Fictive Kin — NYC
Ueno — SF/NYC/Reykjavik
Edenspiekermann — Berlin, Germany
A Color Bright
 — Berlin, Germany
Diesdas Digital — Berlin, Germany
iA — Tokyo/Zurich

COMMUNITIES

Los Angeles Design and Dev Slack
Interaction Design Foundation

Figma Spectrum
UX Collective
Epicurrence

PEOPLE

Helen Tran
Cat Noone
Robyn Kanner
Mina Markham
Jon Gold
Terrie Bach
Daniel Burka
Lachlan Campbell

Yesenia Perez-Cruz
Vivek Venkatramann
Natasha Vianna
Kristy Tillman
Noah Levin
Dan Eden
Melanie Araujo
Micah Carroll
Satish Kanwar
Amélie Lamont
Sara Soueidan
Meg Robichaud
Erika Hall