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Process & People

Lessons and learnings on process and management.

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How to govern a design system that is continuously evolving

Wart Burggraaf
Justin Panté, Lynn Chyi

The case for an open design system

The Workday design systems team is on a journey to make Canvas an open design system. Take a look at what they have learned so far.

Robin Rendle

Starting a newsletter is the best thing you can do for your design system

If there is only one bit of advice that I would apply to every company and every design systems team no matter what it’s this: you need to start writing and publishing an internal newsletter about design systems.

Mele Hamasaki, Jesse Spencer

Productizing your design system

In the second of a three-part series, the Workday Design Systems team explores how and why to productize a design system.

"At PlanGrid, starting small allowed us to quickly demonstrate the value of a design system, which made it easier to get everyone on board to start tackling bigger problems."
Alissa Briggs
Building a design system one brick at a time
Design + Development
Collaboration in code
Small Teams
Scrappy systems
Process & People
Getting Started
Perspectives from pros

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