Designers: Kill Your Darlings

Mike Aleo · January 16, 2019

How To Write A Request For Proposal (RFP) In DC

Mike Aleo · March 13, 2018

Writing a RFP can be awful. Sitting down at a blank Word document to try and come up with 15 pages of requirements out of thin air, only to send it out into the ether in hopes of getting back something usable from a mystery agency…total nightmare. But, after years…

Zip codes aren’t supposed to be pretty

Mike Aleo · August 30, 2017

It’s a situation all too familiar—you’re working on a mapping project. You may be looking to highlight population, median income, or whatever statistic hits the issue of the day. Someone suggests a zip code map. Great idea! Far from being a series of neat, polygons with clearly defined borders, you…

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