11 February

6 copywriters I’d take on a date, this Valentine’s Day

6 copywriters I’d take on a date, this Valentine’s Day

With Cupid’s arrow aimed at my computer screen and having had my idea of “6 side-by-side photos that prove FullSIX’s CEO is Justin Bieber’s twin” vetoed, this is the best topic I could think of. (here’s a sneak peak of what could have been.) For your delight, I will try to weave in a few […]

20 August

Accessories by Dobson – adventures in 3D printing

Accessories by Dobson – adventures in 3D printing

We’ve had a Makerbot replicator in the agency for a little over a year and a half now. It was bought after our CEO put a copy of Chris Anderson’s Makers book in my hand and proclaimed this the start of the new Industrial Revolution. There is, I think, some merit to this claim, although […]

19 August

5 things I wish I’d known when becoming a creative

I love my job. I really do, but here’s the but. I wish someone had told me a few key things to ease the rocky parts of my creative path… 1. Your babies are killed everyday  Imagine a child, a child who comes home from school having made something for you. You’re not quite sure […]

4 August

The UX of UX: A Dusty Springfield Approach

The UX of UX: A Dusty Springfield Approach

As Dusty Springfield sang “The Windmills of Your Mind” in 1969 she touched on an important (if not ostensibly psychedelic) concept, “A Wheel within a Wheel”. This recursive concept is the basis of this article, looking at how UX deliverables and presentations can use the very principles they are demonstrating, on themselves to ensure they […]