Marcus Engman is leaving Ikea to run a consultancy that convinces companies to spend their marketing budget on what matters: design. For the past six years, Marcus Engman has successfully made Ikea weird.
During a recent Starbucks visit, a couple of millennial girls came in with their funky hairstyles, street-wise clothes, tattoos and one had nose ring – i.e. typical millennials – got their drinks and down.
With dazzling pendant fixtures, plenty of natural light, and well-designed furniture, our editor's top picks of the week feature dining rooms that delight. Featured homes were submitted by members of Dwell
After seven generations, a family farm in Bavaria is reinvented, trading livestock for lodgers. Reinhold Windorfer grew up on a dairy farm in the village of Moosham in southern Germany. Agriculture was
Starting today, Google is adding a “wheelchair accessible” routing option to Google Maps, as reported by Gizmodo. Tailored toward the use of public transit in metropolitan areas, when selected, the route
Jobs’s work with legendary designer Paul Rand taught him lessons that any designer, client, or entrepreneur should take to heart. The year is 1986. Steve Jobs meets Paul Rand, the genius responsible for
Sometimes it’s the smallest words and phrases that shape how you’re perceived around the office. Here are a few to watch out for at every level. Your job title isn’t the only thing that determines how
The Lean Startup author sits down with Ideo U’s Suzanne Gibbs Howard to discuss how to instill an entrepreneurial spirit in any company, whether a startup, a design studio, or a corporate giant. If you’ve
Kamprad turned a tiny business into a company worth many billions of dollars. He leaves behind a complicated legacy that includes ties to Swedish fascism. Ingvar Kamprad, a dyslexic boy who registered
Inclusiveness. Value. And super-powered AI. Everyone thought 2016 was bad. That was before 2017. Over the past year, we learned Russia used social media ads to meddle in our election. Our data was stolen
Design is struggling to scale with the applications it supports because design is still bespoke–full of tailor-made solutions for individual problems. InVision’s Marco Suarez’s proposes a way forward.
These photos will inspire you to clear away your desktop clutter. Just as our offices today look nothing like they did 50 years ago, our desktops have undergone transformations of their own. We’re crammed
Women design leaders at Uber, Facebook, Adobe, Pinterest, and more share stories of workplace sexism–and offer strategies for moving forward. The tech and design worlds need more balanced leadership. percent
The time for hunkering down in our homes and watching the snow fall is quickly approaching. As the leaves continue to change color, now’s the perfect opportunity to expand your art and photography skills