Weeknotes

May 16 – May 22, 2021

Published on — Around 2 minutes to read

Work

  1. Worked 23 hours
  2. Prepped for the week
  3. Design revisions for new partnership idea
  4. Weekly aiming sessions for Lauren Deal and TJ Pitre
  5. Weekly aiming session for Patrice Embry, Crystal Vitelli, and Joe Rinaldi
  6. Arcade demo for Brad Frost
  7. Arcade demo for Danny Banks
  8. Took new self-portraits for personal site
  9. Recorded and posted a quick tip about Building Momentum
  10. Caught up with Ben Callahan from Sparkbox
  11. Weekly aiming session for Lina Calin and Joshua Blankenship with Crystal Vitelli
  12. Weekly workshopping with Crystal Vitelli
  13. Talked to an enterprise design director about speaking at their internal conference
  14. Biz dev check-in with Joe Rinaldi
  15. Promotion effort for SuperFriendly’s work on The Current
  16. Attended client content strategy presentation
  17. Reviewed client project Figma file
  18. Visited Vocatio Career Prep School to see the facilities in person
  19. Weekly Opportunities call
  20. Built new SuperFriendly product landing page
  21. Planning session with Sara Soueidan, Afyia Smith, and Patrice Embry

Personal

  1. Swam in our newly renovated pool!
  2. Second session with new therapist
  3. Sidda skinned her knees pretty badly for the first time
  4. Slept an average of 6 hours and 39 minutes per night. Average time in bed: 7 hours and 29 minutes. Average bedtime: 10:23pm. Average wake up time: 5:48am.

Watched

  1. Coming 2 America
  2. Lovecraft Country, episode 2

Notable Reads & Listens

  1. Finished The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker
  2. Started Mixed Plate by Jo Koy
  3. Tutorial no. 6—Tight but not touching kerning
  4. Demo Your Values First
  5. Apparently, I was user #28 on Dribbble.
  6. This face is the highest compliment you can receive from another musician.
  7. Metajive’s new site is lovely!
  8. Literati’s new Atlas Obscura book club sounds fun!