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Organising your team before an ideation session

Organising your team before an ideation session

Like any other task, creativity needs some planning. Here is our short list of everything you need to prepare.

Tips on using Triggers; get the most of your creative sessions

Tips on using Triggers; get the most of your creative sessions

Even when the cards are a straightforward tool to use, you need the right attitude and mindset. To get the most of them, follow these simple rules.

Why creatives should run more co-creation sessions

Why creatives should run more co-creation sessions

If you haven't done it already, we recommend you to try it out. Not because it's a trend, but because it has positive points you should consider.

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. 

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.

The importance of creating the right mood for your creative workshop

The importance of creating the right mood for your creative workshop

Curious, excited, safe and playful are some of the critical moods you want participants to have. It will allow them to create freely and comfortable. The question is; can you change the way people feel?

Users feedback; Edite, design strategist at Fully Studios

Users feedback; Edite, design strategist at Fully Studios

They used Triggers during a Skype brainstorming session. It got us curious, as we haven't experienced with remote ideation sessions with the cards yet, so we decided to write to them.

Using an idea canvas to conclude your brainstorming sessions

Using an idea canvas to conclude your brainstorming sessions

Having effective brainstorming is not only about filling a room with post-its, but selecting bright ideas that will work. So how do you summarise ideas with a solid shape without too many details? 

The reason why you shouldn't kill ideas at the beginning

The reason why you shouldn't kill ideas at the beginning

There is a simple way of reasoning why this won't benefit you or the outcome of your creative session. 

How to train your creative muscle

How to train your creative muscle

Creativity is something you can train and develop. Some people might find it easier because of their education or previous experience, but we can all be creative in one way or another. It's just a matter of practice.

Recapping the year with your team: reflect and get insights

Recapping the year with your team: reflect and get insights

This time of the year is great for getting drunk at office parties, but also for recapping what happened and setting new goals for 2018. We designed a simple exercise to get your team reflecting and gaining insights for the next year.