Lloyd Humphreys

Lloyd Humphreys

Copenhagen
Sep
14
Information you can use is better than data that you don't

Information you can use is better than data that you don't

Perfect is the enemy of good.
1 min read
Apr
23
Individual praise is a team opportunity

Individual praise is a team opportunity

Give deep praise, and give it context. Praise is more impactful when people can also understand why the subject of the praise is important.
2 min read
Nov
26
Productized Podcast appearance

Productized Podcast appearance

Chatting with André from the Productized Podcast about moving from UX to Product Management, and building AI products.
1 min read
Nov
22
Sketch symbol best practices (now that nested overrides are a thing)

Sketch symbol best practices (now that nested overrides are a thing)

Best practices for designing high quality reusable symbols in Sketch.
5 min read
Mar
15
Adding icons to links

Adding icons to links

Using css :before and :after to decorate links with icons.
2 min read
Oct
19
Using Sketch Symbols to create Material quick-guides

Using Sketch Symbols to create Material quick-guides

I often find myself creating quick-boxes to snap align stuff to, especially when designing for Material. Here I explain the idea behind using Symbols to create faster guides in your Sketch documents.
2 min read
Jul
15
My Sketch shortcuts

My Sketch shortcuts

Turbo-charge Sketch by adding custom shortcuts.
2 min read
Apr
13
Everyone should take a gap year

Everyone should take a gap year

It’s August 13th, and across the UK thousands of A-Level students are finding out whether they did well enough in their exams to be accepted into university. Maybe not getting into university is a blessing in disguise.
3 min read
Oct
19
Rethinking recipes

Rethinking recipes

Recipes can be tricky to decipher, especially when you're inexperienced, in the middle of cooking and under pressure. Here, we analyse some existing recipe formats and ideate some improvements.
10 min read
Jan
01
Why I'm into woodworking

Why I'm into woodworking

I’m generally in front of a computer up to (and occasionally over) 16 hours a day — which recently has been driving me mad.
4 min read