The Origins of Design Matters

Debbie Millman is a writer, educator, artist, brand consultant and host of the radio show Design Matters. She joined Design Driven NYC in October of 2017 to share the story of her career, the origins of Design Matters (consistently one of the top design podcasts globally), and what she learned along the way.

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