Category Archives: Inspiration

Believing In More Than You

Please let me introduce myself. My name is Rob Warren. My wife and I own Load Bearing Creative, and the voice you read here on this blog is generally (but not always) mine. I’m a technical writer and a tech … Continue reading

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Staying True

I’ll confess to struggling with integrity. No: I don’t steal from my clients, or mug little old ladies on the street, or cheat on either my taxes or my wife. For most of us at least, those aren’t the real … Continue reading

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Making Design Work

Everybody has a different idea of what design is – and that’s most of the problem. When you’re trying to wrangle the conflicting opinions and priorities of your creative team, your sales people, your product managers and your customer support … Continue reading

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At Load Bearing Creative, we are committed to giving back. Whether it’s through services, expertise and advice or products, we are dedicated to contributing to our community. As business owners, we know there’s more to philanthropy than just helping others … Continue reading

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The Question of Me

“To be, or not to be. That is the question.” – Shakespeare, Hamlet In most tech businesses today, life revolves around the Gadget. The Gadget can be anything from toasters to next generation telecommunication satellites. Gadgets can be thrilling. They … Continue reading

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The Transformative Power of the Bad Idea

So in my travels this morning, I crossed paths with this article over at Indiewire about a professional conflict between Steven Spielberg and special effects master Rick Baker back in the early 1980s. It is an interesting story about never-before-seen … Continue reading

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Simple Creations

Some days it’s a long treatise on some esoteric marketing topic. Other days, it’s about getting down to the heart of the matter. Simple is often sweeter. So today it’s just a thought about being an artist. You may work … Continue reading

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