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Social Design Strategy

Great products and services depend on their users having great experiences. But it’s not about what users do or how they do it, but rather why. Why …

The Principles of Social Design How to Make Content Shareable

Follow these 7 Word-of-Mouth drivers if you want your content to be more shareworthy.<p>SPONSORED CONTENT: Explore the evolving science of content marketing: the consumer’s needs, the tools employed, and the latest learnings from the best brands in the business–with an eye toward the future of brand …

Ogilvy & Mather

We Want to Know What You Think!

With this year's Social Design Award, given out by SPIEGEL ONLINE and SPIEGEL WISSEN, we sought out inspiring ideas for improving our streets. The …

6 Practices Recognized as Social Design Innovators by Curry Stone Design Prize

In the past 10 years, the Curry Stone Design Prize has grown to become one of the world’s preeminent awards honoring socially impactful design …

Curry Stone Design Prize Recognizes 7 Practices for Strides in Social Housing

via GIPHY<p>In honour of its 10th anniversary, the Curry Stone Design Prize will recognize a large group of the world’s most socially conscious and …

Architecture

2017 Curry Stone Social Design Circle adds eight more designers for March

<i></i>The Curry Stone Foundation announced eight new members who have joined the Social Design Circle for the month of March. Instead of announcing only …

UX Design

Designing a Way to Measure the Impact of Design (Blog)

By Cheryl HellerA group of diverse funders, business leaders, and practitioners are looking to quantify the potential of social design—the …

Design Thinking

10 Projects Addressing Social Design and Cultural Heritage During Ventura Lambrate

Shelters made from coffee, mirrors coated in thermochromic ink, well designed sausage and more<p>This year's Ventura Lambrate themes are Social Design …

讓衣櫥中的舊衣重見天日!美國戶外品牌 Patagonia 推新方案促進二手衣回收 » ㄇㄞˋ點子

如果你有一件塵封於衣櫃多時的 Patagonia 夾克,現在該把它翻出來了,因為它的生產者推出新方案以促進二手衣回收。<p>美國戶外服飾品牌 Patagonia 即將於 2017 年 4 月實施新回收政策—以商店點數換回二手衣。<p>Patagonia 在美國內華達州雷諾市(Reno, Nevada)設立的修理 …

The Dark Side Of Your Design Heroes

Le Corbusier supported fascism. Saarinen designed for the CIA. The details of the lives of many famed modernists may surprise you.<p>We admire many midcentury heroes for their work, whether they created products that improve our lives, buildings that beautified our skylines, or furniture that made our …

A Post-Human World Is Coming. Design Has Never Mattered More

Designers will play a crucial role in shaping our post-human future. Our lives may depend on it.<p><i>Digital Design Theory</i> (Princeton Architectural Press, 2016) is available on Amazon.<p>Futurist experts have estimated that by the year 2030 computers in the price range of inexpensive laptops will have a …

10 research-proven tricks that will make you appear smarter than you are

It's great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people <i>think</i> you are is just as important as how smart you actually are.<p>"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow." —Woodrow Wilson<p>As it turns out, intelligence only explains …

Emotional Intelligence

Inspirational writing advice from Louisa May Alcott and 26 other great women authors

Feminism

What Acclaimed Writers Love About the Writing Life

Over the years, I've had the incredibly good fortune of interviewing many of the most widely-read novelists on the planet. I often (but not always) ask certain questions of each author. One of my favorites is: <b>What do you love about the writing life?</b><p><b>Here are excerpted answers from some highly</b> …

14 Proven Writing Tricks From Genius Writers by @AlyceFabel

No matter what, learning from great authors is always a plus. So let’s see what some of the literary elite have to say to young writers … Thanks, …

Creative Writing

首頁 - La Vie行動家 設計改變世界

INVENTORS! Project

Due to the success of this project we have now launched it as a worldwide organisation to inspire children everywhere.<p>Visit www.littleinventors.org …

2016 年第 59 屆荷賽 - 世界新聞攝影比賽獲獎作品 » ㄇㄞˋ點子

世界新聞攝影獎首獎<b>《新生的希望》</b> <br>澳洲攝影師 Warren Richardson 拍攝<p>一年又悄悄的過去,每一年的新開始總是希望世界能夠和平,然後回首 2015 年看似平淡的日子,不只全球,台灣也經歷了許多重要的事件,從班機墜落基隆河、監獄挾持人質、阿帕契觀光團、小二女童遭割頸,再到令人憂傷的八仙塵爆 …

好設計14 條|順著永不過時的單品,來看看設計的秘密 » ㄇㄞˋ點子

<b>好設計是永不過時的設計</b><p>隨著時間流逝,許多設計都會被我們遺忘,但是那些歷經時間打磨卻仍能提供最佳解決方案並讓我們牢記的設計,它的吸引力一定是來自<b>設計本身的魅力</b>,而非一時流行風潮的影響。<p>時尚是永遠追趕不完的,但若是捨棄風潮與趨勢,這些時時再變化的因素,若以追求最佳解決方案為目的,那這個設計一定不會太差。<p>…

Four Scientifically Proven Habits Of Powerful Presenters

There’s no shortage of speaking tips out there, but scientists are now figuring out how best to combine them.<p>What makes someone a great presenter? Why do some speakers seem to effortlessly captivate their audiences, while others struggle just to keep them awake? It turns out that scientists have …

Cry, Heart, But Never Break: A Remarkable Illustrated Meditation on Loss and Life

“Who would enjoy the sun if it never rained? Who would yearn for the day if there were no night?”<p><i>“Each day, we wake slightly altered, and the person we were yesterday is dead,”</i> John Updike wrote, <i>“so why … be afraid of death, when death comes all the time?”</i> Half a millennium earlier, Montaigne posed …

Literature

9 Tips for Usability Testing During the Design Process

The best way to discover how well your product works is to watch real people interacting with it. At Common Good usability testing is an invaluable …

Using Design Thinking to Design Business Models

In this second article of the Enterprise Architecture for Business Model Innovation Series, a design think-based approach is presented for business …

Design Thinking

Why are there suddenly millions of socialists in America?

It used to be a dirty word. Bernie Sanders helped remove the stigma – but it’s the spectacular failure of capitalism that has really changed people’s minds<p>In 1906 German sociologist Werner Sombart wrote an essay entitled Why Is There No Socialism in the United States? that sought to explain why the …

The incredible shrinking man: the photographer who gets a whole film into one frame – in pictures

Hiroshi Sugimoto photographed cinema halls – exposing his shots for the length of the film. The results are spectacularly eerie

Enough to make you cry: the inner beauty of tears as they appear under a microscope

They look like snowflakes, but these beautiful images by Dutch scientist and photographer Maurice Mikkers are from a source much closer to home<p>They look like beautiful frozen ice-crystals, but in fact, these are what tears look like under a microscope.<p>Dutch scientist and photographer Maurice …

Recipes

Hey boy, hey girl: cross-dressing as fine art – in pictures

Brooklyn-based photographer Lissa Rivera started the project Beautiful Boy when her friend BJ told her he had worn women’s clothes at university but no longer felt comfortable wearing them in public<p>lissarivera.com

7 Habits Of The Best Public Speakers

Want to nail that next presentation? Use these seven tips.<p>Whether it’s a keynote speech for thousands or a sales meeting for a dozen, we’ve all seen speakers who keep the audience hanging on every word—and those who have their audiences counting the minutes until they can leave the room. Some folks …

How Parents And Teachers Can Nurture The 'Quiet Power' Of Introverts

When Susan Cain wrote <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking</i> in 2012, it was a big success. The book made the cover of <i>Time</i> magazine, spent weeks on the <i>New York Times</i> best-sellers list and was the subject of one of the most-watched TED Talks, with more than 13 million views.<p>…

Teaching

Why Shoot Street Photography?

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Eric Kim. It and the image in this piece are being used with permission.</i><p>Dear friend,<p>I’ve written a lot of …

Street Photography