We try to provide a bit of a strategic lens. We look out into the mysteries of our world and in the places we practice to profile and characterize the strong signals and interpret, roughly, the implications of the weak signals. We’ll formulate and propose alternatives for consideration and develop a set of challenging questions to make sure we are all thinking at least somewhat critically.
INFLUENCERS FULL VERSION from R+I creative on Vimeo. From Vimeo – INFLUENCERS is a short documentary that explores what it means to be an influencer and how trends and creativity become contagious today in music, fashion and entertainment. The film attempts to understand the essence of influence, what makes a person influential without taking a
This looks like a tremendous concept. The National Film Board of Canada has put together an interactive site giving a view into the life inside the world’s concrete residential highrise buildings. As they say, “on the outside they all look the same. But inside these towers, people create community, art and meaning.” Click on the
I grew up a few blocks down the street from an industrial design firm. Their offices were a quintessential representation of the time, the “Mad Men” of the design profession. I think I discovered them one day early in the life expansion when you get a bike and can travel a bit further without parental
One of the mantras we’ve used in developing new workplace designs for organizations dependent on creativity for their differentiation and performance is that “work looks different, now.” This is a formulation meant primarily for senior executives and for the facilities teams who serve them. We use it to open their eyes and minds to the