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Spoken Word

MENTORBOX

MentorBox is a company that delivers curated books and exclusive author-run workshops for busy professionals. As a content provider for the company, Justin filmed a workshop on the themes of his book, Cultivating a Creative Culture.

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DESIGN DAY

Justin was invited to speak at Futurice's Design Day in Stockholm, Sweden. He presented on creative culture and design inspiration, did an audience Q&A, and workshopped an effective means of processing observation into creative fuel.

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INDIE AUTHOR DAY

Justin's Indie Author Day presentation. He talks through successful promotion, publishing, and evergreen content.

THE REFLEX BLUE SHOW

An interview with Donovan Beery on Cultivating a Creative Culture, design thinking, and Street Fighter.

USER DEFENDERS

An engaging dialogue with Jason Ogle on Cultivating a Creative Culture for all those passionate about their craft.

THE CREATIVE AGENCY PODCAST

Chatting all things about Cultivating a Creative Culture with Chris Bolton as it impacts the agency space.

THE BIG WEB SHOW

The Big Web Show No. 161 is Justin's conversation with Jeffrey Zeldman on Cultivating a Creative Culture.

THE BIG WEB SHOW

The Big Web Show No. 121 is Justin's conversation with Jeffrey Zeldman on The Dead Pixel Society project.

Written Word

CULTIVATING A CREATIVE CULTURE

Written for designers and developers but applicable to all. Cultivating a Creative Culture is about being focused on the human beings behind the projects, and humbly facilitating them doing their best work.

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"We create human-centered interactions and experiences in our field. Empathetic purpose drives our every decision. Mobile First? In reality, it’s humans first. This same mentality, turned inward, forms the cornerstone of something amazing: a creative culture."

A List Apart Sidebar

"The Transition of Fulfillment"

"It’s about embracing a career’s evolution, and honor, to support your team’s passion toward their craft".

Speckyboy Design Magazine

"The Usability of Resume Design"

"These methods of making your CV more usable to a potential employer are conducive to any type of design."

CEO World Magazine

"Investing in Culture"

"It’s a tangible demonstration of support and respect that an elevator pitch could never deliver."

A List Apart Sidebar

"Color You Responsible"

"It’s a broken experience if trial-and-error is the means by which a person engages with a web site."

Conscious Connection Magazine

"The Cultural Busienss Shift"

"It’s your right to have time for growth in your day-to-day, and it needn’t come at the cost of putting food on the table."

A List Apart

"Resetting Agency Culture"

"Many agencies support a model that’s more about draining workers of every available bit of brainpower."

Graphic Design

Personal projects across UX, UI, print, and web. Justin's professional folio is available upon request-only.