Tag: insights

China: Individualism and the rise of the Post 90’s

Over the months of November and December 2018, we spent some time in China to explore…

How to make a kick-ass dashboard prototype

At Studio Frankly, we have done multiple digital dashboard projects. Our most recent one, for a…

Focus group or brainstorm? Why not both?

Lately, I have been doing a lot of brainstorms and focus groups with various clients. Often,…

The Generation Z fashion shopping journey

In August, I had the pleasure to conduct two¬†focus groups¬†with 24 kids ranging from 17 and…

‘Job opening: design thinker’ – sorry, what!?

Lately, I have been seeing more and more vacancies and call outs on LinkedIn that show…

How the Hero’s journey inspires experience designers

Have you heard of the hero’s journey? If not, view this awesome video about it. The…

Luxury and sustainability: an interesting pair together

The inception of Luxury Jean-Baptiste Colbert ‘invented’ the industry of Luxury goods. Before that, most products…

The rise of psychological profiling

Cambridge Analytica has been under a lot of scrutiny over the past 4 months, ever since…

Ruining a foodies Instagram post: the fastest way to mayhem

Ruining food selfies. I didn’t know it was a thing, but the internet once again surprised…

The Pinky and the Brain effect and 4 other failing organization types

A while ago, I wrote a blog post about my philosophy that we should add one…

Product vs digital design: the Extreme vs the Majority

I was watching Objectified yesterday, one of the best product/industrial design documentaries I know of. Great…

5 ways to effectively manage difficult Workshop dynamics

For all of you that facilitate workshops on a regular basis: you know it’s not always…

How the Outlook Logo is making me irrationally angry

Whenever I use the Microsoft Outlook on my Mac and I see its loading screen, I…

The Subtle art of not giving a f*ck

I saw this cute girl sitting in a mall in Mexico City. She’s apparently learning about…

Nudging: making tax payers actually pay

A while ago I was tipped of a podcast by the every brilliant guys of Freakonomics,…