Paradise is on the edge of an industrial estate just north of the M25. It’s also behind a Jobcentre in Manchester. By the bins.” What a difference a poetic opening line of a project caption can make! Oli Kellett sent this project in after the success of his 2011 project where he found street signs around the world that look like British words spelt wrong. Pa […]
Loneliness does not come from being alone, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important, said Carl Jung. I began to write because I was too shy to talk, and too lonely not to send messages, said Heather McHugh. The interesting thing is why we're so desperate for this anesthetic against loneliness, said David Foster Wallace. We […]
Lets focus on the present and put our energy into the present, the youth, and the people who are being creative in the here and now. They say it was better 20 years ago, 2 years ago, last month. you weren't there they say. well i am here and if you want your tatty magazine and old bands getting back together talk to someone else.
Maybe such pleasures, while pleasurable enough, were merely trimmings on a nonexistent tree. Maybe nothing—not a baby or the lack of a baby, not a beautiful house, not rewarding work—was ever going to make us anything other than the chronically dissatisfied, perpetual second-guessers we already were.
Cutting insecurity with a knife he ability to buy items directly from someone else’s characters on Twitter creates an ever-growing social pressure to look, dress and act perfect. There’s a power of in this digital advancement; suddenly celebrities and those with high social followings have the ability to affect millions of people across the web.
Some of the most succesful campaigns ever focus more on behavioural reinforcement. Not some trite mirroring of an insight or any of that rubbish, they play back an aspirational image of who their audience would like to believe they are, or could be. Usually resolving some deep tension in their lives.
HOW UX AFFECTS OUR PHYSICAL LIVES with a flick to one side you can let them into your life, and with the other you can send them into oblivion. It’s caffeinated romance: speed dating has become amphetamine dating. Swipe culture was meant to provide us with the fastest and surest route to what we wanted, but instead it presents us so swiftly with such a bewil […]
Purpose, Process, People, Product, and Platform. They are nested because each P informs the remaining Ps inside it (e.g. Purpose informs choices you’ll make about Process, People, Product, etc.). In each case, important value shifts are redefining the work of the organization. Because the value shifts and new ways of working that define this model were large […]