I spend a lot of time thinking about the value of design to brands and communications. How to plan for it, measure it and improve it. We work hard to help our clients understand why great design is so important; not only tactically (creating better materials), but also strategically (standing for something meaningful and setting … read more
Perspectives on what we do, and how we do it.
This month saw the first anniversary of my arrival here at Believe In. Following an initial four-week internship I was offered a permanent place, and so I wanted to reflect on my experiences of breaking into the industry I trained for. Interning at Believe In was my first experience of really being a designer. It … read more
Back in 2011 I was asked if I’d give a short talk to a local developer group I’m part of. I decided to speak about something that has played an increasingly important role in my personal and professional development – side projects. The timing of the talk was good, as I was feeling inspired. I’d … read more
Organisations with a clear sense of purpose (why they exist, beyond the need to make money) invariably have more interesting stories to share. Purpose has been a big part of what we do here for some time, it sits at the heart of ‘Meaningful Creativity’ and is a key reason behind our agency’s name. My … read more
A couple of years ago, a design blog asked me 10 questions, one of which was: ‘Which piece of advice has helped you most?’ After careful consideration, my response, whilst not prescribed directly to me, was a notable line from a Bob Dylan song: ‘All the money you make will never buy back your soul’. … read more
Our articles provide an opportunity for us to talk in a little more detail about some of the things that we as an agency believe in. For example, one of the statements at the heart of our strategy is this: “We help brave clients enjoy greater success through meaningful design” Plenty of material to work … read more