Session: The Practice is the Outcome
Technology is constantly changing, so how do you keep up with the skills needed to be successful? More importantly, how do you stay inspired to learn? With learning comes a great deal of vulnerability and let's be honest, that's daunting. This talk is about knocking down limiting beliefs and building a creative practice that will help you continually grow and improve to be a better leader and happier human.
- Finding creative freedom
- How creativity can boost mental health
- Practice your practice
- Find joy outside of work to help find joy at work
KC Lathrop is a designer, creator, and educator. She currently works in strategy and operations for IBM’s IT department. KC started at IBM as a User Experience Designer 5 years ago while getting her master’s degree from New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). During her time at NYU, KC enrolled in the class 100 days of making, which she ended up teaching the following year. As a former teacher turned designer, she works to empower people to go against societal norms, change careers, start over, start again, learn anything you want and follow all creative desires. KC currently lives in Brooklyn, NY with her adorable dog, Waffles.