Tag: happiness

anything that makes some one happy. Ultimately this is what I want to achieve in everything I do. Bearing in mind that I also want to make myself happy as a designer and human being.

Good design is…

Dieter Rams’ 10 design commandments: Good design is innovative Good design is useful Good design is aesthetic Good design makes a product understandable Good design is unobtrusive Good design is honest Good design is long-lasting Good design is consistent down to the last detail Good design is environmentally friendly Good design is as little design as possible   http://www.vitsoe.com/en/gb/about/dieterrams/gooddesign Read more →

Sketching your notes make them more memorable and fun!

I attended the Agile UX for Start ups event last night at the British Film Institute. We all ended up sitting in a ‘fish bowl’ of a room where a bar (where people drink) could look into our room and gain insights into why design and UX people are so creative! The presentations if anything, highlighted the fact that Agile… Read more →

Happy design presentation – ThoughtWorks away day, 11 September 2010

I recently presented on the topic of Happy Design What really matters is that real users, get real benefit from my designs. I don’t really want to make anybody money (although this helps pay my way to doing more important work). What i really want to do is delight users. On occasion, like in the video I made, I want… Read more →