Design Ethics with Mike Monteiro at San Francisco Design Week

A designer is first and foremost a human being. Before you are a designer you are human being and like every other human being on the planet.  You are part of the social contract. The real question here isn't whether something scales but how does it impact the people it comes in contact with. Every human being on the planet, designers included, are obligated to do our best to leave the planet in better shape than we found it. As my good friend Alan Cooper likes to say, ”Be a good ancestor.”

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