Communication can be a tricky subject. Take the direct mail campaign issued to publicise the Popcomm-organised 2000 Communication Summer School. Aimed at pupils, the mailer includes a two-page questionnaire for busy professionals, plus a brochure promising courses on effective public relations and internal communications. Maybe it would be a more effective communication device if it didn’t begin, ‘Dear corporate communicator…’
As JK Rowling’s magical series celebrates its 20th anniversary, the British Library has opened a new exhibition to mark the occasion. We speak to exhibition design consultancy Easy Tiger Creative
We look back on the life and work of the Design Week columnist, independent creative director and social activist “who helped put black participation on the political map”.
The DBA’s Annual Survey of over 150 businesses has shown that, while income and staff employment is on the up, clients are underpaying for design services.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.