The Wrong Environment

Okay, so you might have gathered that we think the environment you’re in is important when it comes to creativity – we talked about it in More »

Environment Matters

Few would argue that we need to take care of our wonderful planet. As well as the moral responsibility, it’s in our own interests to tend to our global environment. But the More »

5 Things to Avoid When Choosing a Design Agency

When looking for a design agency, be it for web design, print design or anything in-between, it can be all too easy to become intimidated by the sheer choice, with each design More »

Your Website – Form v Function

Everyone wants the perfect website that gives the customer all the information relevant to the business, rates well in Google search rankings and looks lovely. But it is often the case that More »

Advertising on Social Media – Your Options

Social media is undoubtedly an unstoppable force. From the emergence of Facebook a decade ago it seems that the way we communicate has changed entirely. This change has also had an indelible impact More »

A Creative Environment

There are all sorts of factors that can help or hinder creativity. No matter what it is that you’re trying to bring to life, whether digital or tangible, your environment can have More »

 

The Wrong Environment

Creative Environment

Okay, so you might have gathered that we think the environment you’re in is important when it comes to creativity – we talked about it in this article.

Just to persuade you that we know what we’re talking about, here’s a little science behind what we’ve been saying.

Environment Matters

Creative Environmet

Few would argue that we need to take care of our wonderful planet. As well as the moral responsibility, it’s in our own interests to tend to our global environment. But the spaces we occupy on a daily basis also play an important role in our quality of life.

Any creativity coach or mentor would tell you this is especially so when it comes to our personal environments of home, office or studio, if you’re an artist or creative professional – reliant on inducing that ever-elusive muse. So, for more ease, fulfillment and enjoyment in your creative projects, it’s worth turning your attention to the place where you generate your unique brand of genius: your workspace.

5 Things to Avoid When Choosing a Design Agency

Creative Design Agency

When looking for a design agency, be it for web design, print design or anything in-between, it can be all too easy to become intimidated by the sheer choice, with each design or digital agency undoubtedly offering something that sounds attractive.

Whilst there may be many things that you may be looking for in a design company, you should also pay attention as to what to avoid. Here’s our run down of the top five signs of a design agency that is to be avoided.

Your Website – Form v Function

Creative Website Design

Everyone wants the perfect website that gives the customer all the information relevant to the business, rates well in Google search rankings and looks lovely. But it is often the case that the focus tends to end up on either the form of the website or the function – what it looks like or what it does. So is it possible to strike the balance of both or are they always in combat with one another?

Advertising on Social Media – Your Options

Creative Social Media Marketing

Social media is undoubtedly an unstoppable force. From the emergence of Facebook a decade ago it seems that the way we communicate has changed entirely.

This change has also had an indelible impact upon the ways in which businesses interact with their customer base and market to those who are yet to become customers.

A Creative Environment

Creative Environment

There are all sorts of factors that can help or hinder creativity. No matter what it is that you’re trying to bring to life, whether digital or tangible, your environment can have a huge impact on your creativity.

Here’s a great video that explains how important the right environment can be, and some ideas on how you can