Article No.3. PPE; Will we see a review of Uniform & Dress code practices in the UK’s public sector in the coming months i.e. NHS, Care homes?

Your staff’s professional image has to serve two separate needs, one the needs of your customer (primary functions of your business) and the second is their individual needs as an employee. Your goal is to meet the needs of both or in some circumstances prioritise one over the other i.e. NHS. Companies spend thousands of pounds every year on expensive branding

Article No.2. PPE; What if the 1st step out of lockdown is mandatory wearing of Face masks?

Disclaimer; Without prejudice the information above is and shall not hold the author liable to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly by the information contained within this article. As a textile product designer and ex-supplier of uniforms for over 18 years

IV The Inventor; Ideas

Extract: The Entrepreneur; White Ball Thinking Chapter 12 IV The Inventor; Ideas The role of ‘The Inventor’ creator or entrepreneur is the master of ideas. The inventor and their idea is the essential ingredient that makes each white ball unique. The inventor who celebrates their individuality and remains authentic to their values are those who

Designovation Philosophy Products!

Above are just a few of the textile products sampled & produced ny Designovation. ‘We first tested our Designovation®formula & philosophy with the development of our product the ‘Totykids’ travel system and my husbands innovation the ‘Shoogle’ children’s exer-gaming & fitness Product.’ Denise Within a 3 month period​ we completed the Shoogle’s research, proof of

What is Branding & why is it important?

anding or corporate identity is a key element to successful product design (in addition to its role in marketing for your business no matter how large or small). This will be the look or identity of your product or in the case of a business the image of your organisation from day one. It is your visual communication with your customers & the first thing your customer see ‘their first impression of you’.

How Important are Creative Thinkers to our Economy?

Over the years I have avidly studied & researched entrepreneurs from attending their seminars, reading their books to talking to them face to face. Through my contradicting career in both business and design my research has concluded that the disappointing mortality rate for business start-ups in the UK beyond year one is based on the absence of one essential SECRET ingredient PLUS; Understanding of how to Design & Engineer a sustainable business

To Patent or Not to Patent?

Here we have our suggestions and turn on Intellectual property through our personal experience of I.P.Lawyers, Patents, Trademarks, Design Right and Copyright. We have a few unique suggestions as a small business that has had a crash course in I.P. and the various pitfalls of I.P. from; facing a lengthy & costly patenting process to obtain a patent and dealing with a trademark infringement challenge with one of the worlds biggest internet brands & succeeding.

Designovation; the process for bringing plans into reality!

Who replaced the word Hoover with a Dyson? Where would Apple be without Steve Jobs or Steve Wozniak? Where would we be without our I-pads, I-phones etc.? Where would Disney be without Walt Disney and his brother Roy and their team of Imagineers? What would our childhood memories be without Disney? What will our children’s future and our environment look like without

Are Colleges teaching graduates how to sustain an income & career in the Arts?

Since an early age I have always loved listening to great storytellers; especially authentic life stories. An interest that began listening to my Dad with his adventures as an entrepreneur selling his latest engineering invention’s. This continued into adulthood as a business person listening to the fascinating stories of self made entrepreneurs and professionals. Memorable

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