August 11th, 2016

Wizards, Lawnmowers, and Hovercrafts

My Talk at Laracon 2016

creativity, Design, Development, and writing

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking about creativity at Laracon 2016. I've found that in the agency world, people are lumped unfairly into two groups: Creatives and Non-Creatives. This is unfair, and tends to label developers as not creative people. This couldn't be any further from the truth. Developers are some of the most creative, problem-solving people I've ever known.


Jack McDade (that's me!) at Laracon

In this talk I also cover creative burnout, the value of new perspectives, and share 12 valuable tips I've learned in my career.

You can watch my talk at Streamacon and download my slides at SpeakerDeck.