Nowadays, platitudes about empathy in Design are thrown around like confetti. The interest in empathy in Design is recent. However, the social sciences have studied empathy for centuries.
Unlike most people, my introduction to DE wet shaving started because of the need to shave my head, and not to get rid of facial hair. My hair was thinning, and the costs for the frequent visits to my local barber for a fade-in to disguise my follicular deficit were adding up.
I was born and raised in Kenya, a country two and a half times as big as Minnesota, and famous for its scenic landscapes and vast wildlife preserves. If an African Safari is in your bucket list, Kenya is THE place. Ever heard of the wildebeest migration?
Naming your company should be an expression of your ethos, logos and pathos. It took me a couple of months to arrive at a name that captures the essence of Janus Razors, and a logo that reinforces its values.
Here you will find thoughts, musings and reflections on topics I’m passionate about such as Wet-Shaving, Design, Technology, Autos, and the journey of the Janus Adjustable Toggle Razor.