I started out on the West Coast working on creative media projects. From Star Wars to Television sites. Ended up on the East Coast with a financial design firm. They seem worlds apart but really aren't all that different: both require observation, listening, context and a desire to innovate...
I think it's very important to have a feedback loop, where you're constantly thinking about what you've done and how you could be doing it better. I think that's the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself. Elon Musk
The problem is that at a lot of big companies, process becomes a substitute for thinking. You're encouraged to behave like a little gear in a complex machine. Frankly, it allows you to keep people who aren't that smart, who aren't that creative. Elon Musk