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Here you’ll find our latest news, company updates, and events as well as some reviews of the latest trends and technology.

Nadja Toft
5 October 2020

When lockdown sent most of us home back in March, the dust had just settled on my new home office before the thought kicked in: now is the perfect time to learn a new skill, take up a new hobby, completely reinvent myself! The problem is, all that ‘extra’ time usually spent on commuting, hasn’t transformed me into another human being. I’m still me. But like many others, I insisted on doing something productive with my new home-bound life. So I took up knitting and started a sourdough. I think they’re what you would call classic-COVID-projects. And, laugh all you…

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Caroline Butler
21 September 2020

Over the last few months, we’ve experienced global political upheaval that have made issues of race more prevalent in the public’s awareness than ever before. I have seen friends, colleagues and celebrities struggle with the heavy burden of communicating and evidencing that racism takes many forms, both explicit and implicit. Mostly, the misunderstanding lies with us being brought up to believe that racism is an event, not a system. That being racist is to be consciously and intentionally mean to someone based on the colour of their skin or their ethnic background. That racism is done by ‘bad’ people. This…

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Nadja Toft
4 September 2020

Now that we’re all back from holiday, we wanted to catch up on what the team have been listening to, reading and watching over the summer. This time, our Director Ben, Lead experience consultant Billy and myself have some recommendations for you.   Podcasts we’re listening to   The Missing Cryptoqueen — new episode!! I was so delighted to see a new episode popping up in my podcast feed a few weeks ago! In The Missing Cryptoqueen Jamie Bartlett unpicks the financial revolution OneCoin in his chasing after the missing Dr. Ruja who disappeared after persuading millions of people to…

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Ben Logan
15 June 2020

Over the past month, we’ve been busy making a plan for how to safely reopen our labs and back office. The Insight Rooms will reopen on Monday the 6th of July 2020, and we will be getting back to running face to face research.

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Nadja Toft
1 June 2020

In celebration of International Service Design Day, we want to share some stories of our favourite services. Here’s to all the great, important, and meaningful services out there!

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Nadja Toft
22 May 2020

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and so we thought we would share some stories from the team about how we’re maintaining mental wellbeing during lockdown.

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