Linds Redding breaks down what amounts to the industrial revolution in the world of the creative.
I’ve found myself rereading this article since it was first posted almost a year ago. It’s so true it hurts, yet I’m not sure how to right the situation. Organizational change to remedy the issue of available time per task isn’t something easily modified. In the face of A/B testing, ‘agile’ development styles, and more I fear we’re doomed to continue this trend unless we’re independent or lucky enough to have a designer as a founder or co-founder.
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