What the %*$# Is Systems Design?

I'm in a quiet but crowded bar chatting with a friend of a friend, who inevitably asks: "So, what do you do?" Sometimes I wish I could reply with an expected answer - doctor, lawyer, teacher, engineer, entrepreneur. Instead, I say: "I'm a systems designer." Pause. "A what?" they ask.

Emily Campbell

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