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How to create modern brands with the help of Triggers

How to create modern brands with the help of Triggers

Creating a company personality can be tough. There are many things to take in consideration today, from the way it uses social media to the design and visual aspect. 

Creativity and design news of the week (20.04.18)

Creativity and design news of the week (20.04.18)

We are always keeping an eye on what's new in the creative industry. It's not only useful to know what's going on but also to get inspiration and find new ideas.

Finding the essence of an idea; conceptual layers

Finding the essence of an idea; conceptual layers

Differentiating between the parts of an idea is crucial. We identify three different layers; the shape, the message, and the values.

Dealing with the emotional rollercoaster during creative projects

Dealing with the emotional rollercoaster during creative projects

How do emotions affect creatives? We have to be honest; the creative process is full of intense feelings.

Filtering ideas; avoid chaos creating categories

Filtering ideas; avoid chaos creating categories

To make this problem less severe, we advise you to create some order while you ideate. You can do this in several ways.

New decks update: Official launch date

Just two weeks before we launch our four new decks. The date will be the 3rd of April, day in which we will start a Kickstarter campaign to get the funding to print the second generation of Triggers cards.

Preparing check questions to test your ideas

Preparing check questions to test your ideas

Let's be honest. A lot of times we just go with our instincts and let them dictate what idea we'll choose. We think that's a valid way of doing things, but what if we could make it better?

A guide to creating your design tools

A guide to creating your design tools

Tools are a great way to help our creative flow going. There are many different ones; from canvases to cards and step by step methods. Lately, we truly see an explosion of design tools.

How to ideate under stress

How to ideate under stress

Having the pleasure of working focused and calmed sounds excellent, but, does it meet reality? We know how deadlines work and clients demands can be extremely challenging. 

How to work smart, not hard, as a creative

How to work smart, not hard, as a creative

There are many conventionalisms we should change when it comes to working culture. One of the most significant is probably the amount of time we spend at the office.

Big news! Launching four new Triggers decks

Big news! Launching four new Triggers decks

Proud to present you the second the second generation of Triggers decks

Why analogue tools works great for brainstorming

Why analogue tools works great for brainstorming

You might ask yourself; why are they using paper so much? Aren't we in the digital era? The thing is there is a reason for that.