I highly recommend watching a documentary on Netflix, The Creative Brain. For those of you who are an advocate for adoption of a Design Thinking mindset/process and/or consider yourself a creative thinker, you will appreciate this documentary. Great to share and invoke thoughts with others on how they perceive creativity
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Great reminder on key factors that can really facilitate better creativity and productivity, #3 – 5 especially! Each person is different and thus the dynamic of any team is unique, finding ways to help facilitate successful collaboration is important. Here’s a prime example where once you have the knowledge of
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We got through our first ever Global GovJam with smiles and two plausible public service concepts that we all wished were real! Of course there were a few small hiccups along the way, from planning logistics to participants not being able to commit to both days last minute, which meant
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Big gratitude goes out to the following organisations and volunteers who helped to make the 2015 Global Service Jam possible: VENUE SPONSORS: Emily Carr University of Art + Design SNACKS AND REFRESHMENTS: Day 1 – Service Design Vancouver Day 2 – Bolliger & Associates Day 3 – Service Design Vancouver HOST: INNOV8 Collective
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A great article was share via our UX Design Therapy FB group page today, thanks goes to David for sharing it. It talks about what the tipping point for experience design means, when the methodologies are embedded into the day to day strategies and decision making processes. On how to get beyond the
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Many of us designers work with briefs, sometimes detailed, sometimes lacking. In our most recent Meetup session, from Wednesday Nov 12th, we took a look at design briefs, the problem statement, and how best to go about using a design process using service design methodologies or design thinking to work towards solutions. Using
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