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A Scientific Ranking Of The Sexiest Types Of Creativity

What’s hotter, playing in a band or building websites? Science weighs in.<p>We don’t need science to know that creativity is sexy. Mick Jagger’s number proves that point. As do anecdotes from everyone’s lives about far lesser musicians than the Rolling Stones. In one recent study—conducted, of course, …

Why Dogs Look Like Their Owners

Woof.<p>If you spend enough time strolling along sidewalks or into public parks, eventually you’ll see a dog that bears an eerie resemblance to its owner. The experience is common enough for art to imitate it: recall the famous montage in the movie <i>101 Dalmatians</i> with those uncanny human-canine …

The New Brainstorming: Six Principles to Redeem Group Ideation

Brainstorming" is a dirty word these days. When it comes to generating new ideas, here are six principles, supported by what we know from research.

Creative Direction is Storytelling

Storytelling and products go hand-in-hand. Crafting a good story requires establishing a tone and mood. What's the feel and messaging you are trying …

The 5 Step Formula For Presenting Like A Leader

Many books have tactics for giving a good presentation but few establish a reliable structure that works every time.<p>In The New Articulate Executive : …

Example UX docs and deliverables - UXM

Following on from my article about how to create great UX documents, I thought that it would be useful to collate some example UX documents and …

How Prototyping is Replacing Documentation

The power of prototypes and how to utilize them.<p>Jason Frasier, design director at DesignMap, stopped by Tradecraft last week to share his …

Is It Better For Advertising To Be Relatable, Or Aspirational?

Like a planet caught between two suns, advertising is constantly being pulled in two different directions. <br>On the one hand, we're asked to make our …

Five Roles for Your Innovation Team

What Sherlock Holmes Can Teach Us About Advertising

The BBC series Sherlock Holmes is mega-popular. <br>No surprise. We like stories about people who are weird and smart. <br>And although Holmes is mostly a …

Want results? Think Small

I recently dialed into a conference call in which we were trying to solve a business problem. It was supposed to be a 30-minute call with four other …

Designers Who Don’t Talk Like Designers Get Hired

When I was young and eager to make use of my newly acquired design skills, I searched for freelance gigs online. I thought highly of my skills, and …

UX Design

Presenting Design Ideas and Concepts to Clients

Truly inspired design ideas are hard to come by. After all, not every design concept is a winner. But if you want to make an impact with your …