Let’s Talk Newsletter

Our industry is always changing. Sometimes it can feel hard to make sense of all the information and opinions out there. Welcome to “Let’s Talk,” our latest effort to help you feel educated and empowered about working on the web. Here, we’ll share articles we’ve written and resources we’ve found helpful.

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    Let’s Talk: Building in the Open

    11-13-19 Melissa Thompson

    In our fourth issue of Let’s Talk, we focus on iteration and building in the open. Melissa discusses how we've rebuilt our site, sharing our progress publicly along the way, and shares resources for how you can do it too.

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    Let’s Talk: Web Design Process

    06-12-19 Sparkbox

    In our third issue of Let’s Talk, we discuss how to make an effective web design process. How do you encourage collaboration and empathy? How can you ensure a better final product? We share how we’ve found answers to these questions.

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    Let’s Talk: Apprenticeships

    04-15-19 Sparkbox

    In our second issue of "Let’s Talk," we tackle web industry apprenticeships. What are apprenticeships, why do we offer them, and how do they improve our work and team? We include articles we’ve written about our apprenticeship program, as well as resources for anyone looking for apprenticeship opportunities.

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    Let’s Talk: Design Systems

    11-14-18 Sparkbox

    In our first issue of "Let’s Talk," we tackle design systems. Should you build one? How do you make sure yours is successful? We provide different perspectives and examples to help you figure out what’s right for your organization.