“You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.”
– Walt Disney
When I was working for a different agency, my boss would always tell me on Fridays: “Take the weekend, recharge, and come back Monday refreshed and ready to go.”
I know he meant well.
After hearing this a few times, I finally thought: “Why do I need to recharge every weekend for this job?”
“There’s way too much talk about CSS and HTML, Standards and Accessibility, and not enough talk about people. CSS and Standards Compliant Code are just tools; you have to know what to build with these tools. Great, I’m glad your UI doesn’t use tables. So what? Who cares if it still doesn’t let people achieve their goals.”
– Jason Fried