Designing for a purpose vs designing for fun

Should you always be doing more? Photo by Carl Heyerdahl on Unsplash

“Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.”

Designing, purposeful or fun? Photo by UX Store on Unsplash

What does it mean to design for a purpose?

What does it mean to design for fun?

But wait there’s a catch…

A balancing act. Photo by Sean Benesh on Unsplash

How to find the balance

1. Acknowledge the importance of personal validation 👍

2. Use available work time for fun time 🎉

3. Allow yourself to indulge in hobbies outside of design 🚲

Wrapping it up

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Max McKinney

I’m Max McKinney, designing for empathy and humanizing technology. A decade of creating allows me to make seamless experiences.