Sean Dillingham



Thoughts organized as paragraphs
September 28, 2019

The Design Loop and The Hero’s Journey

Finding echoes of the monomyth in the design process
December 22, 2013

KPCC for iPad: rapidly validating product and editorial ideas

Running remote A/B landing page tests to help guide product strategy
August 13, 2013

Deadwood, The Golden Age of News Devs

It's a great time to be a designer or developer working in a newsroom – allowed to experiment, fail, and live on the edge of chaos
March 08, 2013

Speaking: Responsive Design Panel at iMA

Slides from my talk at the responsive design panel at the 2013 iMA Conference in Austin, TX


Thoughts organized as lists
February 27, 2020

Notes: On Hiring Designers

Some lessons I learned and wrote down while building product design teams
December 30, 2019

Notes: 2019 Listening

Albums and live shows I loved in 2019
December 30, 2019

Notes: 2019 Reading

My list of recommended reads for 2019
August 08, 2019

Notes: The Emotional Side of People Management

Some random thoughts on the parts of managing people that we don't talk about enough
December 31, 2018

Notes: 2018 Reading

My list of recommended reads for 2018
November 06, 2013

KPCC wins six Editor & Publisher awards

KPCC took home awards for all six of our EPPY nominations, a milestone achievement for the digital editorial and product teams at the station


Thoughts published other places
January 06, 2020

Helping Non-Designers Give Great Design Feedback

Use these four tactics to feel more confident when giving design feedback
September 06, 2019

Championing Visibility and Reducing Uncertainty at Signal Sciences

I did a Q&A on our company blog to talk about to the role of design in security

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