What trends do you see in graphic design? How are you shifting your business to adapt to changes? What kind of people are you looking to work with in this new direction?
In other words, how is Blind, historically a motion design studio, adapting to the changing market?
Chris Do and Eduardo Atjian II have a phone conversation about these questions and more.
1:30 What is the future of Blind? What are you trying to do with the company? What direction are you heading?
3:12 Are you pivoting? What are your thoughts on design education?
3:45 Don’t become complacent.
4:45 Criteria for determining what industry is right for you: What industry is growing? Where do you have expertise? What do you really enjoy doing?
7:30 What’s going on with the Skool?
9:45 What do traditional brick and mortar schools need to do? Seth Godin has some insight on this. Flip the lecture/homework cycle.
15:45 Innovation and change doesn’t happen in a linear path.
16:20 What type of people are you looking for in your company?
20:00 The future of designers— author or entrepreneur
21:00 Bricklayer comment comes back up. Chris explains.
25:10 How do you plan to disrupt education?
31:50 Done is better than perfect.
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