Design at Berkeley

At Cal, there are many pockets of design organizations. Some are in the College of Engineering, Some are in the College of Environmental Design, some are in the Haas School of Business. And some try to float between colleges. Nevertheless, it has been very difficult to figure out all the…

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Journey to the Design Museum

Saturday is Shabbat, the day of rest, which means most of Israel takes a siesta. Besides the shops and restaurants lining the beach, everything in Tel Aviv closes from sunset on Friday to sunset on Saturday. But I was working 40+ hours a week, and needed to find time to…

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Design Notes

I've started a new series on berkeleyByte called Design Notes. The series profiles faculty and students leading the design movement at UC Berkeley, as well as provides updates on the progress of new and upcoming design initiatives on campus. My first article profiled Sara Beckman, a senior lecturer at Haas…

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Collage

Collage loved the sun. If I couldn't find her around during the day, I only had to check the windowsills. We placed blankets on ledges around the house so she could lounge out on the perch and soak up the sun's rays. Collage loved the outdoors. She prowled the sidewalk…

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How to PM

This post comes from my experience in the summer of 2014 as an APM intern at Google, as well as endless reading on the topic of product management and discussions with current PMs. External resources are at the bottom of the post. But be patient, my child, for there is…

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