If you work in the design field long enough, eventually you’ll be asked to “please start over.” (not always with the “please.”) Sometimes it’s because starting over is inherent to the project—like a client whose identity needs to be reinvented or refreshed. But sometimes it’s because something has gone terribly, terribly wrong. Emily will share stories and experiences of the good and the bad (and the ugly) kinds of starting over, with the honesty and optimism that has helped her get through both.
To share how starting over can be a frustrating challenge but sometimes yields important lessons and even better work
Five Things Audience Members Will Learn
- No matter how experienced you are, there’s always the possibility of a curve ball.
- Sometimes being forced to rethink something makes it better.
- The joy of powering through challenges and remaining an optimist is kind of amazing.
- Design is HARD.
- The customer is NOT always right.
Any design professional