Pen Moms: Why We're Designing a Digital Support Network for Single Moms -
Last Sunday we celebrated Mother’s Day. For most of us, that conjures up memories of great moments that warrant balloons, flowers and cards. It’s unlikely that Mother’s Day made you think of all the mothers struggling to put food on the table and provide their children with the …
Check out what a few of my former students, Jennings Hanna and Alex Todaro, are up to!
Hey, designers! Only a few hours left to get in on Sticky Jots!, Pam and Rae’s $1000 Project
Visual Journal: Networking 201: Cold e-mail & tweet -
People are nicer than you think.
This is a lesson I learned this semester through cold e-mailing and tweeting. Cold calling, e-mailing and tweeting could be scary, but I found out that people are willing to help out and share their story.
I sent my first cold e-mail to Lower East Side Ecology…
WE Weddings: The WE Guest Book Project! Launched! -
A new approach to a traditional idea:
Have you ever waited in a long line to sign a guest book at a wedding? When its finally your turn to sign the book, do you find yourself trying to come up with something creative and meaningful, but also different from what you already wrote in…
Li'l Blog by Anke Stohlmann: Cold emails vs. cold calls -
Email has made it a lot easier to reach out to people you don’t know. It’s a great way to set up a conversation or meeting. A few years ago I had given myself the task to cold call 10 prospective clients a week for my company Li’l Robin. It was very hard. I still remember leaving stumbled…
The Stream: My backend is in business (finally)