Designers throw around “self-awareness” like it was a cardinal virtue. But I sometimes wonder if we really know what it means and not misusing it.
We’re fond of saying, “Rejection is not about you”. But is it really not about you or is it the other way around?
Rejection often gets us into problem-solving mode. But what if what’s needed at that critical moment is a warm blanket than a heavy, steely hammer?
First times are effective emotion triggers. I reflect on those today and that one time when “Do you remember the first time we met?” played a big role in my life.