You cannot conquer the world from behind your desk, unless you’re playing a video game, but that’s beside the point. As I was saying… you cannot conquer the world by sitting in a chair at your office - generating new ideas, inspiration or learning about new tools often requires meeting people. What better place to learn more than at events? Unless you plan on going back to university, that is!
‘Designers and Business’ has been a hot topic at Futureheads and in the design world. We have seen this come up in our Creative Director Breakfasts and at events in 2016; at Service Design Fringe Festival (SDFF) and User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) events.
Take out your credit or debit card or any card that has numbers on it. Take it in your hand, put your finger on the embossed numbers, close your eyes and try to read the numbers. Don’t rush, can you correctly identify the numbers written on the card with your eyes closed?