Gotta love Yohji Yamamoto <3
Kent Stephan Jensen aka. kentnottheband on funky business, worklife, workplaces, thinking, marketing, communication, design and other stuff that matters.
As work gets more complex, 6 rules to simplify. Rule One: Understand what your colleagues actually do. Make sure to watch Yves Morieux’s TED Speech where he offers six rules for ‘Smart Simplicity’.
There’s a saying at Nike that there’s never a finish line and that saying really holds true.
— Ben Shaffer, Studio Director, Nike Innovation Kitchen
A lie will go round the world while truth is pulling its boots on.
— C. H. Spurgeon (Gems from Spurgeon, 1859).
You can’t really blame people for preferring more of what they already know and like. The trade-off, of course, is that predictability is boring. Repetition is the death of magic.
— Bill Watterson (Author of Calvin and Hobbes)
Draw the art you want to see, start the business you want to run, play the music you want to hear, write the books you want to read, build the products you want to use — do the work you want to see done.
— Austin Kleon from his book “Steal Like An Artist”.
"You know the world is going crazy when…" a Chris Rock quote from way back in 2006. If anything, the world is even crazier now. From Pentagram’s 40th birthday newspaper.
In a world that too easily settle for less, we believe it is worthy work to envision, believe in and fight for greatness. That’s the work we do alongside our clients, every day.