Wise Words from the 99% Conference

Someday, I vow to make out to New York and attend the 99% Conference, Behance’s flagship event that’s about bringing ideas to life. For now, however, I’ll just have to enjoy these illustrations Wendy MacNaughton has put together that show the “big picture insights” from their amazing speakers this year. (Behance asked MacNaughton to document their conference in this creative way.)

Here were my favorites. May they inspire you today and always.

via [Behance]

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