Bias Balance

Bias Balance

Bias Balance by Josh Cowen “There are two sides to every story.” We’ve heard that statement over and over again, but have we ever really thought about it? Have we considered how our bias towards one idea or the other affects our work? Dictionary.com’s...
Creative Endurance

Creative Endurance

Creative Endurance by Josh Cowen At our last Forum Ipsum event, Alex Tillard and I were digging into the nitty gritty of graphic files (see it here) when a client asked, “How do you keep up on new technology?” It’s a simple question, but keeping up with the...
Crossroads Prison Ministries

Crossroads Prison Ministries

In early 2016, Grand Rapids-based Crossroad Bible Institute (now Crossroads Prison Ministries) began a process of evaluating their organization, specifically focusing on how their supporters and participants perceived them. For nearly 30 years, Crossroads had great...
Legos & the Arduous Act of Process

Legos & the Arduous Act of Process

Legos & the Arduous Act of Process by Josh Cowen With the recent rise of Lego movies, the fun little brick has made a huge comeback in popularity. I would like to state, for the record, that I am not a “jump-on-the-bandwagon” fan but a diehard AFOL...