As fast as the present seems to move, the future appears to be moving quicker. Although movement can feel like progress, being still can bring a sense of calm. Maybe the future isn’t in being busy, but rather in simplicity.
Are you serving the needs of a client or creating a moment that can be shared on Instagram? This is the question that architects and designers now face. It’s certainly possible to do both. Driving social media traffic and getting clicks shouldn’t drive your work. It’s a by-product of good design.
Not every message needs an immediate response. Given time, words can be considered fully and in context. Emotions can cloud your judgment and affect the way you see and think. The right response has a time and place.