In Chapter 1 of 12 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, product designer and software engineer Chris Hinkle shares how problem solving has helped him find purpose in his professional pursuits. In his product design work, he constantly looks for ways to improve existing processes and make things more efficient. Hinkle currently designs products and develops software for The Barbarian Group digital marketing services company. Previously, he worked at HUGE and R/GA digital advertising agencies. He has also founded a product incubation laboratory, The Hinkle Way.