It took me awhile to “get it”. Get what my purpose actually was that is.

An interview series for elevating creative voices

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

I have been asking myself over and over again as of recent times — how can I help others more? I love being a manager, an inspiration, and mentor to others. Although there’s something I enjoy even more, and that is helping others find success.

Learn how Lakisha White found her calling in User Experience Design & Research among the books 📚

Photo by Jaredd Craig on Unsplash

“Remember when you dreamed of being where you are now? Follow your dreams.” ~Anonymous

Need some design leadership inspiration? Look no further—Natashia Tjandra is seriously crushing it!

Photo by israel palacio on Unsplash

“Keep track of what gives you energy. This will be super useful in charting your career in the future.” ~Natashia Tjandra

Jennifer Clarke discusses how she navigates as a design leader

Photo by Maximilian Weisbecker on Unsplash

“The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” ~Amelia Earhart

Learn how Shawn Hickman built the app he always wished he had, and his point-of-view about how you can do the same

Sofa isn’t some faceless corporation, it’s made by a real person.” ~Shawn Hickman

Danica Pascavage is truly an inspiration in how she and her organization, TechGirlz, are paving a future for girls in tech

Photo by Luca Bravo on Unsplash

A few years ago a coworker of mine from Think Company had tagged me in a tweet from Danica Pascavage simply posing the question, “related”? While we both share the same unique last name, no we are not 😊. Although one really cool thing we did have in common was that we both had a career in the tech industry!

Nita Baum will move you with the energy she brings in shaping a world of equality, and making a better life for all to co-exist

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

“Life has taught me that the unknown is much more vast than the known.” ~Nita Baum

Read about Jarell Alvarez and his drive to give back to the community as a Product Designer

Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash

“If I’m not helping people in some way then my work doesn’t make an impact, and I don’t feel like getting up in the morning.” ~Jarell Alvarez

An in-depth-interview with Ryan Stone about Product Design done right. This is the way.

Photo by Ryan Stone on Unsplash

“The only important thing about design is how it relates to people.” ~Victor Papanek

Joe Pascavage ✍🏼

Design Manager at & Founder of Find me @joepascavage or at

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store