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02 September 2022

August 2022 ๐ŸŽ‰ ๐ŸŽ“ ๐Ÿšง

What I'm celebrating ๐ŸŽ‰, learning ๐ŸŽ“, and finding challenging ๐Ÿšง thisย month.


30 August 2022

Safe Spaces or Brave Spaces?

Why we are not seeing the expected benefits of introducing design and how prioritising building a design friendly organisation over toolboxes and methods can help


18 August 2022

On establishing, scaling, and nurturing service design in NHS Scotland

What I learnt, celebrated, and found challenging in my time with NHS Scotland


Hello, my name is Ute.

I care deeply about creativity, imagination, collaboration, and inclusive design. I have worked as a designer and researcher for startups, consultancies, charities, healthcare and social care organisations, and governments. Here I think, reflect, learn, and share what I have learnt about understanding humans and designing services over the years.

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