There’s a reason why so many people claim to be ‘visual learners’.

Sometimes when I’m reading bedtime stories to my five-year-old, I glance at her and wonder Is she following this? We recently made the jump to “chapter books,” starting with some that have illustrations on every page. She often stops me and says “Let me see.” …

My family and I are making the decision to keep our kids home from school and stay home from work. Why are we doing this? Anything we can do to slow the COVID-19 outbreak can save lives by evening out the demand for healthcare over time. We are fortunate to…

Ben McAllister

I’m a product manager in Austin, TX. I write about product, design, and the great books. You can find more of my writing at my blog, benmcallister.com.

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