Drew Mattke - Professional Technical Designer

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Freakonomics :: by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
This is an insightful book that highlights the learnings to be gained when you apply one science (economics) to another (sociology).
The book poses and answers some interesting questions such as: "Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool?" and "Why do drug dealers still live with their moms?"

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Networking, art that conceals art
Some thoughts on helping others in order to build a network of business contacts and friends.

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Drew Mattke, Technical Design Director


Here on my personal business site, learn more about me as a professional than a one-page resumé can impart. You'll also discover some insights that I am happy to share with you. These topics bring together elements of Design, Technology, and Business — with some random thoughts that tie back in ways you might not expect.

To help you with your consideration for hiring me, be sure to review my Dossier.

Web not innovating on pace with consumer expectations?


Technologists have charged through a lot of innovation and "progress" over the years, but it does seem like we're leaving a lot of money on the table in terms of unrealized leverage of available technology.


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Shantaram :: by Gregory David Roberts

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

One of the few contemporary fiction books that made such an impact on me that I feel compelled to share thoughts and reflections here.


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Guns, Germs & Steel :: by Jared Diamond

Guns, Germs & Steel

An amazing book that explores the rationale for why some societies won and other lost in the clash of cultures witnessed on Earth over the past 500 years.


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All our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike-and yet it is the most precious thing we have.
— Albert Einstein
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