195: Weird Old Grandma (feat. Helen Tran)

4/26/2017, 12:00:00 PM , duration(0:0:4)
Technology Arts/Design Arts
<p>Today we caught up with Helen Tran, a design lead at Shopify, writer, and explorer. In this episode we dig into Helen's background, finding motivation, design management, bodybuilding, being interesting, and so much more.</p> <p>We've also got a big announcement: we're building a new thing for you! It's called <a href="https://spectrum.chat">Spectrum</a> and it's a place for the community to hang out and share what's going on in design, development, and anything else you might be interested in.</p> <p>We're still in beta, so expect bugs and lots of improvements over the next few weeks, but in the meantime we'd love to hang out with you and chat!</p> <p>Sign up at <a href="https://spectrum.chat">Spectrum.chat</a>, join the <a href="https://spectrum.chat/~design-details">Design Details frequency</a>, and share feedback in <a href="https://spectrum.chat/~hugs-n-bugs">~hugs-n-bugs</a>!</p> <a name="Sponsor:"></a> <h5>Sponsor:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.fusetools.com/?utm_source=designdetails&amp;utm_medium=podcast&amp;utm_campaign=aprilmay17">Fuse</a> - Build native apps on iOS and Android. Simpler. Faster.</li> </ul> <a name="Helen.on.the.Web:"></a> <h5>Helen on the Web:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="http://helentran.com/">Website</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/tranhelen">Dribbble</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/tranhelen">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.instagram.com/tranhelen/?hl=en">Instagram</a></li> </ul> <a name="Show.Notes:"></a> <h5>Show Notes:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="https://shopify.com/">Shopify</a></li> <li><a href="https://polaris.shopify.com/">Polaris</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/DannPetty">Dann Petty</a></li> <li><a href="https://spec.fm/podcasts/design-details/20172">Dann on Design Details</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.jetcooper.com/">Jet Cooper</a></li> <li><a href="http://helentran.com/the-path">The Path</a></li> <li><a href="http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920044949.do">Org Design for Design Orgs</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/cap">Cap Watkins</a></li> <li><a href="http://blog.capwatkins.com/the-sliding-scale-of-giving-a-fuck">The Sliding Scale of Giving a Fuck</a></li> <li><a href="https://spec.fm/podcasts/design-details/7939">Cap on Design Details</a></li> </ul>