Collaborative Design Strategy

 

A design practice for communities and businesses looking to
collaborate and grow in the face of complexity.

 

 

You're in the right place if you are....

  • Looking for end to end design work that uses innovative methods to create strategy.  

  • A community looking to synthesize problem complexity.

  • An organization looking to pivot or reframe towards a new goal.

  • A leader who is looking to build an innovative and reflective practice.

  • Have a great idea but lacking direction and implementation orientation.

  • Struggling to align a team in conflict or disharmony. 

  • Curious about using the future to design the present. 

MY PRACTICE INCLUDES

STRATEGIC DIALOGUE FACILITATION

BENIFITS

Holistic and integral conversations expedite collaborative dialogue. All parties feel their voice is heard.

RESULTS

More efficient and connected conversations align to determine co-identified goals and needed outcomes.

INSTRUCTIONAL CONTENT AND FRAMEWORK DESIGN

BENIFITS
Tools for collaboration are used to frame and hone research and content.

 

RESULTS

Complexity is levelled off and sorted to drive a tighter synthesis of divergent thinking.

 
USER EXPERIENCE RESEARCH

BENIFITS

Designs produced are in line with the needs of real people. 

 

 

RESULTS

Communities feel heard and seen in designed outputs leading to higher uptake of use.

SYSTEM ANALYSIS

BENIFITS

Looking both wide and deep, interdependencies are illuminated.

RESULTS

This whole system awareness promotes opportunities for new insights and a high impact understanding of the strategic levers of change.

SELF & EMOTIONAL AWARENESS 

BENIFITS

A higher level of emotional awareness is brought to interactions resulting in more effective communications.

RESULTS

Measured and levelled actions and reactions lead to a relationship built in authentic trust.

 
STRATEGIC FORESIGHT

BENIFITS

Tools to imagine or analyze the potential future are used to stretch our mind and establish a sustainable route forward. 

RESULTS

The imagined future leads to more strategically designed goals based on legacy, present capability and future projections. 

 
TOOLBOX & METHODS

Needs Analysis 

Survey Design 

Systems Mapping 

Historical Analysis

Case Study Analysis

Agile Project Management

Anticipatory Assumption Workshops
Anti-Racism Lens 

Inclusive Design Lens

Trends Tracking

Scenario Development

Casual Layer Analysis

Thematic Emersion

Design Thinking Workshops

Collaboration Activities

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