Dominick Pham,
Creative Technologist

I'm a designer, an engineer, and an artist. Basically, I build things that are either really functional or completely useless. Follow me on Instagram for hobbies and LinkedIn for thoughts on leadership, design, technology, and innovation.


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Corne Keyboard Case
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Flow Markdown / Text Editor
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Homemade Vacuum
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Wooden Glasses Holder
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Dactyl Handwired Keyboard
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UT47.2 Hand Cannon
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IBM PS/2 to USB-C Mod
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Mechanical Plotter


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Astrid Portrait 8-20
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Astrid Bath 7-20
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Astrid's Baby Announcement
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Jaxton Portrait 8-18
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Sarah Portrait 8-18
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Kailey Portrait 1-18
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Mad Zak
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StartupBus Mascot

[Flow] is that feeling you get when you’re “in the zone”: fully in control while performing an activity with clear goals and immediate feedback; where the rest of the world fades away, allowing you to achieve higher levels of performance in a new focused state of consciousness. I’m iterating on this idea: a management framework for fostering happiness, productivity, and individual growth, grounded on the principles of flow.

More Blog Posts

Innovation at scale

After working on a few different innovation teams at Amazon, I've found that innovation at an enterprise level can generally be classified as one of the following: continuous innovation, discontinuous innovation, and big vision ideas... [H]ere are some thoughts on what I think are critical for success for each type of innovation [...]

Antifragility & Skill Building

Antifragility is a concept developed by Nassim Taleb in 2012 to describe systems that become stronger, more resilient, or even thrive when stressors are applied to it. I think[...] that my ability to acquire technical skills at the functional level has a lot to do with a healthy amount of stressors applied, which comes in the form of unfamiliar domains, limited existing resources, and compressed timelines. [...]