Does Creativity Scale?

It's no coincidence that most breakthroughs come out of academia.
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20th May 2024
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8 min read

What is Frontend Design?

Frontend Design is the design work that takes you from having a problem, to knowing how to solve it.
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8th April 2024
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5 min read

Learning By Doing

There is only so much you can achieve by thinking and planning and refining. It's often much better to start, and learn by doing.
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25th March 2024
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5 min read

An Argument for Semantic Versioning in Mechanical Design

Sure, letters and numbers are pretty standard, but they are not standard.
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12th February 2024
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5 min read

The Industrial Design Value Problem

How do you think the "person that designs the pretty box around it" reputation came to be? We gave it to ourselves.
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22nd January 2024
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5 min read

The Creator Paradox

LinkedIn isn't meritocratic. It isn't special just because it's a "professional" social network.
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8th January 2024
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6 min read

Designing for Focus

In the last couple of years, having now done a lot of writing as well as design, I've had the opportunity to try a few different techniques and setups that maximise focus. Here's a …
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20th November 2023
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7 min read

The Tools: Analogue.

The analogue tools I use in my Industrial Design consulting.
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8th October 2023
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10 min read

The Tools: Hardware.

The hardware tools I use in my Industrial Design consulting.
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27th September 2023
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9 min read

The Tools: Software.

The software tools I use in my Industrial Design consulting.
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25th September 2023
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8 min read

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