User Behaviour

User behavior always evolves much faster than companies can keep up - Karen M - bdconf podcast Guess we have to expect we will always be one step behind.

Good Design and the Good Society

To many people good design is often regarded as an aesthetic veneer that can be peeled on and off, but good design should underscore all decisions about our environment, because it refers to how things work - not just how they look. Good design is about functionality, performance and quality as much as it is … Continue reading Good Design and the Good Society

The one most adaptable to change

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change. – Charles Darwin I think we often tend to forget that this quote is the crux of Darwin's theory, not survival of the fittest.

Less, but better

Good design is as little design as possible Less, but better – because it concentrates on the essential aspects, and the products are not burdened with non-essentials. Back to purity, back to simplicity. Ten principles for good design - Dieter Rams

How To Break Through Bureaucracy To Keep Projects Moving

Rather than surrender to bureaucracy, take it upon yourself to break it.  The 99% - http://bit.ly/szsQbE Try breaking up the ice with questions like: "Why does it feel like we are having the same meeting and discussion, over and over again?" "Why don't we just try it and see what happens?" "Specifically what (or who) … Continue reading How To Break Through Bureaucracy To Keep Projects Moving