Emily
readey
hi — i'm emily. i'm a digital product designer with the goal of creating experiences filled with joy and meaning.

i've had success designing and launching several enterprise software product platforms and features.

currently, i'm focusing my energy on the goal of learning design more deeply.
the strengths i bring to a team ... & the growth a team brings to me
what i bring
  • comes up with 1000 ideas
  • always upbeat / motivated
  • good with criticism
  • sociable /can get along with different types of people
  • give 100% to tasks — big or small
  • comfortable presenting
  • love working in a team
  • knowledgable about software development process + understanding of marketing and brand strategy
    what i get
    • learn about design!!!!!!!
    • learn about how to do successful work in the industry
    • explore interests – visual design, product/brand strategy
    • meet new people and have fun
    • get better at design
    • learn how the world works more
    • get better at handling necessary disagreements
    • work with people that are good at handling day by day stuff too
      favorite books
      books
      podcasts
      • start with why
        by simon sinek
      • inward
        by yung pueblo
      • the practiceby seth godin
      • the plaguealbert camus
      favorite podcasts
      books
      podcasts
      • on beingWith krista Tippett
      • dare to leadWith brené brown
      • how i built this
        with guy raz
      • the mindvalley podcast
        with vishen lakhiani
      some facts about me
      • i've recently been getting into chess
      • i'm roommates with a kitten named valentino
      • i am enfp myers briggs personality type
      • astrologically i am a taurus sun, leo moon, and sagittarius rising
      favorite music artists
      MUSIC
      • Blackbear
      • Glass Animals
      • Frank Ocean
      • Lana Del Rey
      • Lorde
      quotes
      favorite quotes
      quotes:
      • "a friend to all is a friend to none."
        —aristotle
      • “The best is the enemy of the good.”
        —voltaire
      • “It is not the critic who counts, ... credit belongs to the man in the arena ... who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly.”
        —theodore roosevelt and brene brown
      • "the mission is what the mission becomes."
        —young justice
      • “stay hungry. stay foolish”
        —steve jobs