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"In most people’s vocabularies, design
means veneer. It’s interior decorating. But to me, nothing could be
further from the meaning of design."
Posted at 10:27 in Design Is The New Management Consultancy, Quotes | Permalink
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A fine quote to the collection - thanks.
Incidentally, this is something that I recently tried to articulate myself (albeit far less convincingly!) ...
In short, that how one represents a strategic idea through design will ultimately shape how it is interpreted i.e. design is strategically loaded, not just a mere visual expression.
Anyway, your 'design is the new management consultancy' manifesto. I'm definitely in, just tell me where to sign ...
Marcus @ Culturemaking |
May 16, 2007 at 00:26
Marcus, that makes about 6 of us.
May 16, 2007 at 23:03
if you like the jobs quote you may enjoy the MAYA cards, we've been collecting quotes for a few years and hand them to our clients as a deck of cards. Old school I guess. But some real gems in there about the value of design.
We made the deck into an OS X widget too...
May 18, 2007 at 10:57
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