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August 19, 2014, No comments

Have you heard? Play is back! We’re talking about good, old fashioned play— no smart phone games, no video games, no screens period. One of the amazing free print & play [...]

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Why aren’t business books created with Human Centered Design principles?

December 10, 2013, No comments

There are so many business books on the market. We see titles upon titles asking us to pivot, disrupt, and innovate all over These are gre ...


Featured IndieGoGo Campaign: How to Give Half Your Work Away For Free

September 11, 2013, 1 Comment

verynice, a global design and innovation consultancy that gives over half of its work away for free to non-profit organizations. Over the course of 5 ...


A verynice Guide to Non-profit Business Development

July 30, 2013, No comments

verynice is that we have our feet in both the social/public and private sectors at the exact same time. The implications of this reality is that our w ...

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    “That’s Terrible”
    June 1, 2012, No comments

    David Kelley (IDEO). Kelley’s 2012 TED talk is titled “Creative Confidence.” It is a reflection on the origins and ideologies behind his passion to unlock the creative potential of people [...]

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    Reinterpreting the Role of a Designer
    March 12, 2012, 1 Comment

    I was honored to have been invited to deliver a talk, “Reinterpreting the Role of a Designer”, at Carnegie Mellon University. To begin to talk about the idea of “reinterpreting [...]