Hang out to dry

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“Radical innovation requires both evidence and intuition” – Jane Fulton Suri, Chief Creative Officer – IDEO

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Martin Luther King said “I have a dream.” He did not say, “I have a bunch of new features.” – Marcus Kirsch, Innovation Director at RAPP UK

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What happens to Police cars in France?

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Call it lazyness… or creativity… or simply to much free time in hands

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Desenrascanço

Inspired by the Portuguese concept of “Desenrascar”, I start this category where I publish the most funny random pictures that I can find on the web for DIY, Hacks, Fast Prototypes and products of Human Ingenuity.

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What inspires me in us, Humans, is our natural ability to innovate in the most unplanned ways… So, cheers to that.

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Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication

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Why companies need to gather good requirements

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It’s common knowledge that companies throw small fortunes on IT development in the trash, without ever seeing a proper return on that investment. The numbers are public and speak for themselves. This is one of the major concerns of decision … Continue reading

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If can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand well enough. – Albert Einstein

If can't explain it simply, you don't understand well enough. - Albert Einstein

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Is your value proposition easy to understand?

Frog design presents us with this nice short video that mixes two of my great passions: Experience Design and… Cars 🙂

So, they ask us a very simple question: Is your value proposition easy to understand to the client?

In a world of interconnected objects, ecosystems of products and so on, it’s hard for a common citizen to put in words what does he/she actually likes in an iPhone… But if you ask someone why does he/she likes to drive a vintage sports car… well, you might end up having a 3 hours chat on the subject.

So, the challenge for us, Designers, is to SIMPLIFY, SIMPLIFY, SIMPLIFY services and objects.

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The Mobile Mind Shift by Forrester

Listen to an interesting perspective on the all mobile revolution going on.

Read more about it here: http://solutions.forrester.com/mobile?intcmp=mkt:ban:ah:MobileMindShift

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The Swiss army knife metaphor

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The ones who know me, have heard me use the Swiss Army knife metaphor several times… here’s why 🙂 “Metaphors are powerful because brains are visual, we learn by association, naturally chunk information, process visuals more quickly, understand through stories … Continue reading

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“…Teaching something is the best way to learn more about it.” – Steve Krug

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“Too much knowledge gets lost in the black hole of personal email inboxes” – Johannes Schunter

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About Knowledge Management

A good prezi about knowledge management…

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“Like all forms of design, visual design is about problem solving, not about personal preference or unsupported opinion.” — Bob Baxley

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Internet Trends 2013

A very interesting presentation about Internet Trends. Although is not an accurate study, it gives a very good idea of behavioral and technological trends.

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“Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent.” – Joe Sparano

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7 critical success factors for managing social media in 2013

Seen on Smart Insights:

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“26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I’d Known at 20”

Porque partilho isto? | Why do I sharing this?
Porque a aprender a gerir melhor o tempo e as tarefas com o objectivo de melhorar o chamado work/life balance é uma das minhas principais prioridades. | Because learning to better manage my time and tasks with the goal of improving my work/life balance is one of my main priorities.

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Doubt Grows With Knowledge.

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