Category: Culture

  • Hatch-22: Designing During A Pandemic – Mechanical Engineering Phase (DFA/DFM)

    Hatch-22: Designing During A Pandemic – Mechanical Engineering Phase (DFA/DFM)

    Have you ever wondered how your favorite technology devices were designed and brought to market? Even more, how are they developed during a global pandemic? In our first-ever “design-umentary,” you’ll get an inside look at our design process as we work from home. Join us, Hatch Duo, and our friends at Rubbish, as we bring […]

  • Hatch-22: Designing During A Pandemic – ID Exploration

    Have you ever wondered how your favorite technology devices were designed and brought to market? Even more, how are they developed during a global pandemic? In our first-ever “design-umentary,” you’ll get an inside look at our design process as we work from home. Join us, Hatch Duo, and our friends at Rubbish, as we bring […]

  • Hatch-22: Designing During A Pandemic (Episode Two) – Understanding the Brand, Ergonomics, and UX/UI Of the Rubbish Beam

    Have you ever wondered how your favorite technology devices were designed and brought to market? Even more, how are they developed during a global pandemic? In our first-ever “design-umentary,” you’ll get an inside look at our design process as we work from home. Join us, Hatch Duo, and our friends at Rubbish, as we bring […]

  • We Just Celebrated Our Three-Year Anniversary!

    We are happy and blessed to say Hatch Duo turned three years old yesterday! Check out our 3-year journey condensed into one minute in the video above! What a journey it has been! From quitting our corporate jobs to freelancing, designing Aggregate Watches, taking the leap into entrepreneurship, and now having a design firm to […]

  • Looking Back At 2020 & Forward To 2021

    Culture If there is any lesson we should take away from 2020, designing a healthy work culture and having a dependable team is just as important as the design work itself. This year reawakened us as a society to address racial inequalities. It is heartbreaking to know it took a global pandemic for the Black […]

  • Our Virtual Holiday Party Experience

    2020 has been quite the whirlwind, but we are super grateful for our team for all their hard work and dedication. Throughout the year, Jon and Mike have given their tips on how to be productive working from home. Among those tips, they highly suggested over-communication! Not only will it allow high production, but it […]

  • Risking It All For Entrepreneurship

    Would you quit a well-paying, steady, and corporate job to be your own boss? Even more, would you do so to design a concrete watch from the ground up? If you’re a young entrepreneur in need of motivation or inspiration to chase your dreams, this video is for you! Join Hatch Duo co-founders Jon and […]

  • HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM HATCH DUO

    Halloween may look a little different this time around, but it doesn’t mean you still can’t have some fun! As we approach Halloween, our squad decided to go late 80’s/early 90’s with a recreation of the “Full House” theme song. Enjoy, and we hope you all have a safe and socially-distanced Halloween week/weekend!

  • Designing A Healthy State Of Precaution

    Over the past few weeks, it has been impossible to watch TV, read the news, or even log on to social media without the mention of COVID-19. Yes, we want to be alert and exercise the necessary precautions, but we also do not want to be overly anxious to the point where it is taking […]

  • Empathy in Design

    Empathy in Design

    What is Empathy? Before we get to the root of this blog post, it’s important to note the definition of empathy. Often confused with sympathy, empathy is the act of understanding another’s feelings, while sympathy is the act of showing concern for someone else. Where expressing sympathy means maintaining a distance or pitying them, empathy […]