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(Re)designing governance for social change – SDS

This paper explores how we can rethink governance to… 

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+Acumen journal

An awesome and inspiring collection of blog articles on… 

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+Acumen online courses

+Acumen offers free and low-cost courses aimed at all… 

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23 useful UX tools – WhatUsersDo

A handful of UX tools as recommended by expert UX… 

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3 Strategic design case studies – Helsinki Design Lab

These book resource highlights 3 case studies on strategic… 

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5 Brainstorming Exercises for Introverts – IDEO

A useful blog article outlining 5 brainstorming exercises… 

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75 Tools for Creative Thinking

This creative card deck toolbox will guide the player to be… 

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A Buyer’s Guide to Design in Government

How then do public sector agencies get the most out of… 

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A collaboration canvas for government innovators – Apolitical

Use this framework to design civic innovation partnerships.… 

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A Compendium for the Civic Economy – Nesta

This publication presents 25 case studies to deepen our… 

  • 22. Mar
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A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience (UX) Research – Adobe

A cross-section of research methods that will help… 

  • 22. Mar
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A Fine Line: How Design Strategies Are Shaping the Future of Business book

Harmut Esslinger, founder of globally renowned design firm… 

  • 23. Mar
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A Rough Guide to the Shift Surrey Approach

Shift Surrey was undertaken by officers in the council,… 

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A ten step guide to running a design workshop in primary schools

This ‘How to’ guide for design and technology primary… 

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A ten step guide to running a design workshop in secondary schools

This ‘How to’ guide for design and technology secondary… 

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A Virtual Crash Course in Design Thinking – Stanford d.school

This is an online version of one of d.school's most… 

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A Whole New Mind book

Drawing on research from around the world, Daniel Pink… 

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ABC Nightline – IDEO Shopping Cart

This classic video on channel ABC Nightline shows the deep… 

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Account of change – Nesta

This tool shows you how to put together an account of how… 

  • 22. Mar
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Active by Design: designing places for healthy lives

This guide, part of our Active by Design programme, makes a… 

  • 25. Mar
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Adam Grant on Developing Original Ideas masterclass

This +Acumen video-based course will teach you how to… 

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Adaptive Leadership course

This introductory course helps you identify persistently… 

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Al Pittampalli on Open-Mindedness masterclass

This +Acumen video-based course draws on evidence from… 

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An Epic List of Great Team Building Games – When I Work blog

Team building games are a good way to get your team to… 

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Analogous Inspiration – Design Kit – IDEO.org

To get a fresh perspective on your research, shift your… 

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Angela Duckworth on Building Grit masterclass

This +Acumen masterclass will introduce you to… 

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Another Life-Changing Post-It Hack – AJ&Smart

We use a heck-ton of post it notes. It's crazy. Up until a… 

  • 25. Mar
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Apolitical

Apolitical is a free platform helping public servants and… 

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Asking the right questions – Nesta

This training resource shows you how to start the… 

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Australian Taxation Office enterprise CMS case study

Case study on how daily user feedback and longitudinal… 

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Be Optimistic – IDEO video

A fun video by globally renowned design innovation… 

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Beginners Mindset video – Stanford d.school

A Stanford d.school resource video that's useful for… 

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BETA Guide to developing behavioural interventions for randomised controlled trials

This free downloadable guide by the Australian Government… 

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Better public services through experimental government – Nesta

This paper sets out recommendations for how governments… 

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Blueprinting – Nesta

Brings your idea into human focus. Helps imagine how a… 

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Body Language – Design Kit – IDEO.org

What you don’t say can be as important as what you do.… 

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Bodystorming and role-playing prototype: VoxPop mall survey booth

This is a good video resource to show how to prototyping a… 

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Bottle Bank Arcade Machine – The Fun Theory

The Fun Theory is an initiative of Volkswagen. Fun can… 

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Brainstorm – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Energize your team and drum up a staggering amount of… 

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Brainstorm Rules – Design Kit – IDEO.org

These seven little rules unlock the creative power of a… 

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Brainstorm tool – Mindlab Denmark

With these two types of brainstorm, you will… 

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Buddi: Personal alarm wristband for dementia – case study

Launched in 2011, Living Well with Dementia was a Design… 

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Build a Team – Design Kit – IDEO.org

An interdisciplinary mix of thinkers, makers, and doers is… 

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Build Partnerships – Design Kit – IDEO.org

As you move through the Implementation Phase you may… 

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Build Your Own Civic Service Design Tools + Tactics Binder

Making your own Civic Service Design starter binder is as… 

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Bundle Ideas – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Now that you’ve got lots of ideas, it’s time to combine… 

  • 28. Mar
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Business Model Canvas – Design Kit – IDEO.org

This handy worksheet can help you think through some key… 

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Business Model Generation book

The book features a beautiful, highly visual, 4-color… 

  • 23. Mar
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Capabilities Quicksheet – Design Kit – IDEO.org

You’ve got a great solution, but what is it going to take… 

  • 28. Mar
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Card Sort – Design Kit – IDEO.org

A Card Sort is a quick and easy way to spark conversation… 

  • 27. Mar
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