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How are career pathways navigated by humanities graduates?

After initially thinking art school served no link to future work I found that it was the perfect education for a job that, at the time of my graduation, had not even been invented yet. Twenty years later I’ve decided to revisit this question – with a potential project in mind – to help creative […]

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Events Research

Conducting qualitative research during COVID-19

Everything has changed post-COVID-19 – How can fieldwork continue now that researchers cannot simply go to participants homes? Dr Deborah Lupton asked this question to her Twitter and academic community and created a resource – Doing fieldwork in a pandemic full of alternative methods. She shared this in a fully subscribed webinar hosted by QRS international.

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Design Product design Research

Ethnography Makes Products

That my team — a design team — does research, has at times confused colleagues unfamiliar with design methods …

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Design Research Strategy

Resource list

A list of resources I frequent for strategy, collaboration, research and design practice. Updated every now and again.

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Events Research

JTBD for Health meetup wrap-up

Last Monday saw a great crowd of almost 30 people turn up at Brain Mates to hear Justin Sinclair of Neo speak about a health case study at the JTBD Sydney Meetup. Justin shared how Jobs-to-be-Done research was applied to investigate customer needs and behaviour when choosing a health provider. His client had hit a […]

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Events Product design Research

Jobs to be Done Sydney #4 Interview workshop

Monday 23rd March was the fourth installment of the Sydney chapter of the Jobs to be Done meetup, and the first co-organised by me. That’s right, after so many years of attending meetups I’ve finally stepped up to help Christian keep the ball rolling. As always we were wonderfully and generously hosted by Brainmates who […]