Category Archive: Thoughts
Inclusive design is powerful, but only when it’s done right – otherwise firms will continue to create products and services that cause harm. Read about the mindsets, practices and resources we use in Nile to help teams cultivate inclusive design in their organisations.
What are the foundations of futures thinking? Let’s take a look at four habits we’ve developed at Nile that can help you build futures literacy.
Two things help build strong remote teams; their mindset, and their toolset. This is Nile’s approach to setting remote teams up for success.
Digital self-service has become an ambition in every industry, but some organisations are still making basic errors.
Digital and innovation practices are established in almost all companies today, it’s old news. So why is everyone doing it differently?
Technology is offering groundbreaking new opportunities for ambitious businesses — but outstanding design and a sharp focus on the customer are what will set brands apart in the years to come.
Disruptive technologies like blockchain are redefining how organisations are structured and offering lucrative new opportunities for innovation in service and experience design.
Last year, we explored the future of insurance with a large finance client. This project unearthed the limitations of design techniques in helping our clients think beyond a two-year horizon. At that point, we started to explore additional methods such as foresight to expand how we work. Our exploration showed us that it’s not easy to think about the future — and we wondered why?
Political and economic disruption is turning Edinburgh into a global fintech capital, making it the perfect time for ambitious startups to move their operations to Scotland.