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Brian Krall is a Sr. Front-end Developer at Duo Consulting, a web design agency in Chicago, Illinois. He has been working in the web for 7 incredibly fun years. Brian writes at Sideproject, speaks, and plans, builds websites for a living. He holds a degree from the University of Iowa, and spends his free time with his lovely wife and slobbery golden retriever.
Responsive design ushers in complexities that require a more involved design and implementation process. Because of this, the effort has piled up on the front end. Working in silos, where you talk to each other only occasionally or during scheduled meetings, has too many unknowns. Let's look at how these new challenges create opportunities to work together better.
We have to kill the mentality that there is an assembly line of workers waiting for it to be their turn, and instead embrace more focused collaboration across the project’s entire team.