Oh hai

Helen Tran

I’m a Product Designer spending the majority of my time growing a team. We help shape the future of commerce & entrepreneurship at Shopify.


Twitter–my main cheese
Instagram–travel diary
Dribbble–design experiments

Mostly in my head

I’m a hobbyist writer who writes about Design, the tech industry, surviving life as a creative professional, and my place as a Designer in the world.

I hit the publish button weekly. Sign up to the mailing list or use my RSS feed for updates. Catch the most popular on Medium.

December 5, 2016

Carving a Life

November 28, 2016

7 Writing Tips

November 21, 2016

What Do You Think?

November 14, 2016

There Is No Secret

November 7, 2016

Curating the Same Future

October 31, 2016

Are We Solving the Right Problems?

Sometimes on the road

I’m an aspiring vagabond travelling from place to place collecting stories. I write little blurbs about where I've been.

This weekend was unusually...
The pursuit of silence...
Since I sat up here...
To get here...
On my short walk...
The Ubehebe Crater...
It takes about 4...