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Service design

Design for social good and be in the running for a trip to Japan

A little bit like IDEO’s HCD connect British Council have announced a new competition for social, creative and critical thinkers to tackle set challenges.

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Service design

Keep the Change #2

Interesting to see Dymocks appropriate Ideo’s “Keep the Change” program for the Bank of America as a fundraising initiative. (Having said that I am only assuming they have taken inspiration from it.) If you haven’t heard of the program it’s a classic case study in Design Thinking. Based on ethnographic research they applied an existing […]

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Design Research Service design

Design research #2: 10 questions to debrief after an inquiry

Debriefing as soon as possible after your research encounter is vital. Push yourself beyond first impressions with these 10 questions.

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Design The Work Experience

Rewarding exploration over exploitation

How HR can influence an innovative culture through selection and rewarding exploration over exploitation: Roger Martin talks ‘design thinking’ [tentblogger-youtube ZTgVYjp98Zk]

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Events Service design

Service Design Thinks and Drinks 4: What is Service Design?

If you have not been, Service Design Drinks is a casual meet-up, where guest speakers present and take questions from the audience. It’s held regularly at the Trinity Bar in Surry Hills. The fourth event was held on 18 May and was attended by 30 or so user experience designers, including a team from Different. The […]