Work #

  1. Worked 42 hours
  2. Wrote SuperFriendly role definitions
  3. Drafted new blog post
  4. Two working sessions with Crystal Vitelli
  5. 1-on-1 with Nikki Loffredo
  6. 1-on-1 with Matt Cook
  7. Biz dev check-in with Joe Rinaldi
  8. Worked on client roadmap
  9. Systems team meeting with Crystal Vitelli, Lauren Deal, Nikki Loffredo, Dontae Benn, Matt Sherlock, and Joe Rinaldi
  10. Review new product items with Leslie Camacho and Mike Carbone
  11. Talked course teaser with Jenn Piatkowski and Josh Luciano
  12. Built new resource landing page
  13. Talked to Caroline Scheinfeld about course production
  14. Recorded Service Design Show podcast episode with Marc Fonteijn
  15. Interviewed a front-end developer
  16. Caught up with Rob Harr
  17. Talked about Vocatio Career Prep High School with Christina Faith

Personal #

  1. Pulled a work-related all-nighter for the first time in years.
  2. Played some Donkey Kong Country™: Tropical Freeze with Sidda
  3. Celebrated National Chili Dog Day
  4. Slept an average of 6 hours and 31 minutes per night. Average bedtime: 12:26am. Average wake up time: 7:29am.

Watched #

  1. The Old Guard
  2. Season 1 of Indian Matchmaking
  3. An episode of Craftopia
  4. The return of the NBA

Notable reads #

  1. Shark Tales: How I Turned $1,000 into a Billion Dollar Business, by Barbara Corcoran
  2. Ghosts of Tsushima for PS4 looks amazing.
  3. I learned that the “food pyramid” I was taught as a kid is now the “healthy plate.”
  4. Though I still haven’t used it myself, I continue to be amazed at the kinds of sites that can be made with Webflow.
  5. Spotify Codes offer a way for users to share and discover the amazing content on Spotify.
  6. Snazzy Maps is a repository of different styles for Google Maps aimed towards web designers and developers.
  7. I’m sad to have just missed Hue Design Summit!
  8. We need a digital civil rights revolution to close the digital divide.
  9. Alex Hillman launched The Tiny MBA this week, and I can’t read it soon enough.

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Weeknotes: July 19–July 25, 2020