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Every two weeks, we publish blog updates on a variety of topics, including project management, Design Thinking and work-life balance. Through these short articles, we aim to help you to think more creatively, enjoy your projects more, and keep a healthy balance between your professional and personal life.

Accepting help is empowering

Accepting help is empowering

Often, we can believe that the more independent we are, the more admirable we are, and that accepting help is a sign of weakness. However, I want to challenge this idea and discuss the evidence that demonstrates the positive effects of community and collaboration. ...

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How to recover energy?

How to recover energy?

There is a rule in designing innovative products and services that if you create a solution that works for “extreme users” (people who are very demanding), then your creation will often end up working for the majority for the population too. A wheelie suitcase is a...

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The life changing magic of filing

The life changing magic of filing

Late to the party as always, I recently read the book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Maria Kondo, after watching her hit Netflix series where she comes into people’s homes to sort out their messy tendencies using her “KonMari” method and, in doing so, sorts...

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Work-life Balance Myths

Work-life Balance Myths

This week, I was challenged by my colleagues Marzena and Emma at one of our team meetings to be more open about sharing my work-life balance expertise. Sometimes, I can be cautious about doing this, perhaps somewhat due to “imposter syndrome”, but also out of...

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Our first Design Thinking online workshop

Our first Design Thinking online workshop

Last week, we held our first online Design Thinking workshop. Our main concern was establishing a positive group energy, which is vital to stimulating creativity. In face-to-face workshops, it is easier to promote this energy through body language, icebreakers and...

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