63: More Nougat (feat. Jon Lax)

9/23/2015, 11:00:00 AM , duration(0:0:5)
Technology Arts/Design Arts
<p>For episode 63 we sat down with Jon Lax, one of the design directors at Facebook overseeing the Utility Org. Jon is well-known for his writings during his time at Teehan+Lax, the design agency he co-founded with Geoff Teehan. In this show we talk about his work at Facebook, design culture, designing at scale, and of course, Jon's backstory as a designer.</p> <p>Come chat with us in our new <a href="http://spec.fm/slack">Slack team</a>! Over 900 designers and developers have already joined our team, chatting about the latest tools and news in the design world. Each week we also host a community critique with a special guest host. To join our team visit our <a href="http://spec.fm/slack">Slack invite page</a> and we'll send you an invitation!</p> <p>If you have feedback or suggestions please don’t hesitate to reach out to us on Twitter at <a href="https://twitter.com/designdetailsfm">@designdetailsfm</a>!</p> <a name="Sponsors:"></a> <h5>Sponsors:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="http://codeschool.com/designdetails">Code School</a></li> </ul> <a name="Jon.on.the.Web:"></a> <h5>Jon on the Web:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="http://jonlax.com/">Website</a></li> <li><a href="https://medium.com/@jlax">Medium</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.teehanlax.com/blog/author/jon/">Teehan+Lax Blog</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/jlax">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://instagram.com/jonlax/">Instagram</a></li> </ul> <a name="Show.Notes:"></a> <h5>Show Notes:</h5> <p><strong>2:00</strong> - Introductions</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://teehanlax.com/">Teehan+Lax</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.teehanlax.com/tools/iphone/">iPhone GUI PSD - iPhone 6</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>4:00</strong> - Culture</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://spec.fm/podcasts/design-details/13301">Design Details ft. Julie Zhuo</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/mags">Margaret Stewart</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/lkwds">Luke Woods</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.teehanlax.com/blog/10-years-of-teehan-lax/">10 Years of Teehan+Lax</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.teehanlax.com/blog/author/jon/">Jon's posts on Teehan+Lax</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.slideshare.net/reed2001/culture-1798664">Netflix Culture</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.triballeadership.net/core-values/core-values-exercises">Mountains and Valleys</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.culturesync.net/tribal-leadership-book/">Tribal Leadership</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/mvernal">Mike Vernal</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>19:00</strong> - Backstory</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://jobstobedone.org/">Jobs to be Done</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/claychristensen?lang=en">Clayton Christensen</a></li> <li><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Levitt">Theodore Levitt</a></li> <li><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5_Whys">5 Whys</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>44:00</strong> - Designing at scale, more</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/wilsonminer?lang=en">Wilson Miner</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/mike_matas">Mike Matas</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/dburka">Daniel Burka</a></li> <li><a href="https://medium.com/@joulee">Julie's Blog</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.amazon.com/The-Innovators-Dilemma-Revolutionary-Business/dp/0062060244">The Innovator's Dilemma</a></li> <li><a href="http://sidewire.com/">Sidewire</a></li> <li><a href="http://spec.fm/slack">Spec Slack Team</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/brad_frost">Brad Frost</a></li> <li><a href="http://jonlax.com/">Jon's Website</a></li> </ul>