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Musings on designing experiences & (re)engineering complexity

Mar 2024

Aligning with Proficiency

There’s a new podcast coming from LeBron James and JJ Reddick called Mind the Game. This podcast is an exposition of the...
Mar 2024

Avanceé Reads for 15 Mar 24 🔗

It is the Ides of March… looking to beware on one end, and mind “the wisdom of the crowd” on another. Also published: Negotiations with Audiences
Mar 2024

Negotiations With Audiences

Attended a four hour workshop and was reminded about the tenuous relationship that facilitators have with their audience...
Mar 2024

Avanceé Reads for 8 Mar 24 🔗

The statement came up once again, “culture eats strategy for breakfast.” Am hearing it in a different tone and intentio...
Mar 2024

Gateway

For the past week have been sitting with the term “gateway.“ In part, a recollection of Gateway Computers (mid-90s to 20...
Mar 2024

Avanceé Reads for 1 March 24 🔗

We’ve lept into a new month with a sense of anticipation, fear, and perhaps… something more humane.
Feb 2024

If At First You Don’t Succeed

…figure out what you did to break things and get back on track. Am back at being able to get up to speed with the Monocl...
Feb 2024

Avanceé Reads for 23 Feb 24 🔗

There’s definitely interest in the scope Avanceé proposes. Just need to clarify three words a bit better perhaps. <a ...
Feb 2024

Avanceé Reads for 16 Feb 24 🔗

Something is brewing… Also published Reshaping a Definition of UX
Feb 2024

Reshaping a Definition of UX

Amongst the pieces of things this initiative has made evident, one of which has been a misunderstanding and misapplicati...
Feb 2024

Avanceé Reads for 9 Feb 24 🐇 🐉

Moving from the rabbit to the dragon year. Should be a wonderful moment for some, and… well, things happen. To those who...
Feb 2024

Vision Pro (Demo) Impressions

Decided to do an impromptu trip to the closest Apple Store and demo the Apple Vision Pro. The following are my impressio...
Feb 2024

Avanceé Reads for 2 Feb 24 🔗

Good bit more this week around connections, and what people may assume is a future that’s not yet connected to
Jan 2024

Avanceé Reads for 26 Jan 24 🔗

Also published Been A Long Time Since Concepts - aka, the stuff that’s here
Jan 2024

Been A Long Time Since Concepts

Have been sitting today thinking about what’s been shared here and how there’s not been any conceptual bits shared in a ...
Jan 2024

Avanceé Reads for 19 Jan 24 🔗

Having conversations with yourself is a good thing. Challenge your methods, your ethics, your vision. And accept what’s ...
Jan 2024

Avanceé Reads for 12 Jan 24 🔗

Also published Always Refining the Contact Points. There’s a shape of this effort that may be even more timely, given th...
Jan 2024

Always Refining the Contact Points

Went to a brunch and didn’t have the NFC ring when it came time to swap contact info. But, due to a recent acquisition,...
Jan 2024

Avanceé Reads for 5 Jan 24 🔗

It’s a new year and we’re continuing this flow of sharing these connected disparate threads around technology and proces...
Dec 2023

Avanceé Reads for 22 and 28 Dec 23 🔗

The other week, posted a review of what has been an enjoyable and contemplative year. From the fractional executive work...
Dec 2023

Avanceé Reads for 15 Dec 23 🔗

Also published Avanceé’s 2023 Review.
Dec 2023

Avanceé 2023 Review

As has been the case each year since this venture begun, Avanceé looks at what has been shared, contemplated, and exper...
Dec 2023

Avanceé Reads for 8 Dec 23 🔗

Coming up on the end of the year and sooner reflection on some of the lessons learned, and the projects that have shaped...
Dec 2023

Avanceé Reads for 1 Dec 23 🔗

One reflection from this week: the responsibility everyone on a product/project team has in regards to understanding the...
Nov 2023

A Breathless Viewer

It’s that time of the year, where many companies wrap up their finances and begin the long slog into contemplative mean...