Consulting

Future-first
design

Unlike traditional as-is/to-be approaches, we design from the future backwards. We bring multi-skilled teams together and use fast, iterative design techniques to ‘test and learn’ ideas before we implement. These lean startup sprints increase your speed and decrease your cost to real and valuable insight.

The power of our approach comes from combining emotion and empathy with the possibilities of technology and your business requirements.

And we do this by integrating 7 powerful principles.

Design from the future backwards. Deliver what your customers really want. Before they know they want it.

  1. Customer-centric design

    Place customer emotion at the heart of the design process. Don’t just use the customer as a starting point, go out there and continuously test your ideas with them, side by side. Make time to hit the streets. Literally...

  2. Unconstrained thinking

    Suspend all judgement and open your mind. This generates those creative, unique ideas that really give your customers that 'wow' experience. Focus on what’s possible, not ‘why it can’t be done’.

  3. Minimum viable product

    Keep it simple. Not everything has to be solved in one go… Aim for the smallest possible solution that delivers something extra to your customers.

  4. Open innovation

    Look at your competitors, new technologies and emerging startups for inspiration and direction. You never know what powerful new partners and service providers you might find…

  5. Iterate

    Continuously iterate designs based on customer feedback. Increasingly refine solutions to get to the winners quickly.

  6. Rapid prototype

    Iterate quickly and cheaply. Test live with real customers in just hours or days, not months. Avoid costly mistakes. And speed the winning products to market.

  7. Fast failure

    Create an environment where ideas can be rapidly tested and easily discarded. Learn from every idea, even the ones that don’t work.

Get new products to market. Quickly.

Discover

  1. Strategic goals & business initiatives
  2. Customer needs
  3. Market opportunities
  4. Emerging technologies & business models
Priortise

Design

  1. Test & iterate

Launch

mvp

Learn

  1. Evolve
  2. Prioritise
  3. Build
  4. Customer feedback

Scale

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