If you want to get hired as a service designer, you need to be able to effectively communicate your skills and who you are as a designer.
I’ll explain what I look for in portfolios when hiring new staff at our studio, and what separates the people that do get hired from the ones that don’t.
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You and I know that service design creates lots of value. But often, it’s not easy to “prove” that upfront to our clients, especially clients with a focus on short-term results.
This can significantly slow down the pace at which you make an impact.
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You want to pursue a career as a service designer, as a freelancer within an agency or maybe at your current job. But you’re wondering, where do I start?
Well, I have three tips to help kick start your service design career, even without formal training or years of hands-on experience.
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What skills do great service designers possess? It’s a question that I’ve asked over fifty professionals, and none of them talked about learning how to create stakeholder maps, personas, or service blueprints.
If you’d like to know which skills you need to develop to become a better service designer, read on!
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Have you ever wanted more time to do proper design research, but couldn’t get your client to see it, too? Well, you’re not alone
I’m going to demonstrate how you can explain design research and its value in a way that clients understand, by focusing on just one key aspect.
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