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The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief

The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief

January 4, 2019 Posted by 0 thoughts on “The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief”

The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief

The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief

By John Ingledew.

The A-Z of Visual Ideas John Ingledew

On the Power of Asking Obvious Questions

December 3, 2018 Posted by Excerpts 0 thoughts on “On the Power of Asking Obvious Questions”

The barrier created by thinking “I may make a fool of myself if I ask this” can mean that starting points and new directions for thinking remain undiscovered. Always ask the questions that seem too obvious, or those you think you’re supposed to know the answers to. When industrial designer Kenneth Grange was briefed to develop new express trains for British Rail in the 1970s, a seeming naive question popped into his head; “What exactly are the buffers on the locomotive for?” Expecting to be told “They’re to stop the trains crashing into stations, stupid!”, instead he learnt that they were for shunting carriages  — a redundant activity from a bygone era.

Excerpt from: The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief by John Ingledew

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