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Design Matters with Debbie Millman

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Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 15 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.


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4.6 out of 5 stars from 1.9k ratings
  • Nobody prepares more thoroughly for an interview than Debbie Millman. She’s right up there with Susan Stamberg and Terry Gross. Some of my favorites: Lynda Barry, David Byrne, Ai Weiwei, Rickie Lee Jones, Michael Stipe and Joan As Police Woman, Clare Danes …

    Terri Riendeau
    5 months ago
  • My Design Inspiration GO TO

    Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of my top favorite podcasts for feeling connected to the design community. It’s become a running joke in the office when the team sees me with my blue headphones on, they know I’m in the design podcast zone. The interviews and subjects discussed are Inspiring, interesting, moderated beautifully, with a million take aways — A must listen to if you’re a design geek like myself.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States7 months ago
  • Thoughtful & surprising

    Few interviewers in the world are as adept & patient with guests as Debbie. She asks beautifully crafted questions and patiently gives her guests the space to answer instead of rushing to the next point. Also her research on guests always uncovers the most interesting little known moments to pull on.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States9 months ago
  • Love this show!!

    The Design Matters podcast with Debbie Millman is a great show! She is an interesting and engaging interviewer and brings on guests that provide advice based on experience and knowledge for any listener! I will be listening weekly. Enjoy!

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    United States10 months ago
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