Becoming Curious
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Becoming curious: How innovation begins

Curiosity is an important characteristic of innovators because it motivates one to question facts and assumptions. When questions are asked, we are made to think differently about a service or product. Contrary to some opinions, innovation isn’t something new, it could be new, but the unique value innovation brings is that it simplifies or improves on an already existing challenge that could either be articulated or unarticulated.

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Article

How To Measure Innovation In Your Company

Being creative goes beyond simply stating that your company is creative; it means building a culture and work environment that allows creativity to thrive.

Ebook

Free Ebook – What Design can do for Nigerian Corporations

Design’s entry into the business world is no longer news, however its positive impact to business is constant news.

Empathy Map
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Empathy Map

The empathy map is a tool that helps you visualise and share what you understand about your customers.

FMCG Brand Innovation
UX-Review

Episode 5: Review of the Corporate Website of a Big FMCG Brand in Nigeria

Why is it important to effectively represent a brand across all digital channels? In this latest episode of UX Weekly, we review the corporate landing page of a big FMCG brand in Nigeria. We pointed out areas that need improvement for better brand reputation. Do watch and remember to subscribe for upcoming episodes.

Effort impact matrix tool
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Effort-Impact Matrix

The Effort-Impact matrix is a decision-making tool that helps companies and teams save time and make the most out of resources.

Learn to design better product
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How Tech companies can design better products for market

Design Research is a user-focused method to gaining information of your customers, through human-centred design processes, to inform your product build. It seeks to discover your customers’ behaviour patterns, drivers and needs.

Decision making tool
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Mountains and Valleys

Mountains and Valleys helps you have structured sessions that deliver clear next steps to accomplishing tasks and tackling problems.

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UX-Review

Episode 4: Review of the Landing Page of a Popular Commercial Bank in Nigeria

In this episode, we reviewed the landing page UI/UX of a major financial institution in Nigeria. We practically explained how poor design can affect brand perception as well what needs improvement so as to connect more with customers. Do watch and subscribe for upcoming episodes.

Innovation
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Innovation Sourcebook

The Innovation Sourcebook is a tool that is used to organise products, services and systems that have been successful in the market.

Innovation conferences
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Top 10 Innovation Conferences To Look Out For In 2020

Innovation conferences have proven to be one of the richest sources of inspiration for professionals looking to create more innovative solutions within their teams and organizations, for profitability and higher returns on investment.

Trend matrix tool, free tools
Tools

Trend Matrix

The Trend Matrix is a tool used to track how trends and external forces can affect Technology, Business, People, Culture and Policy.

Offering viability tool free
Article

Discovering the value for your new offering: A look at the Offering Viability Tool

In developing a new product or service, there is always a need to get an understanding of the value to be gotten for the business. This value derivation might not necessarily be precise but will be based on established economic facts.

team meeting and productivity
Article

Tools You Need for More Productive Meetings

Meetings are very important for any business to exist, however, they could also be a major time killer, especially if there are no results to show for all that meeting time.

Website review innovation circle
UX-Review

Episode 3: Review of the Website of a Popular Insurance Company in Nigeria

This week, we reviewed the User Experience of a popular Insurance Company’s website in Nigeria. We analysed what’s working and what needs to be improved. Applying human-centred Design across digital products increases client conversion rate. Watch, apply it and subscribe for upcoming episodes.

User Dashboard review
UX-Review

Episode 2: Review of the User Dashboard of a Popular Payment Platform in Nigeria

In this week’s UX Weekly episode, we focused on UI of a popular payment platform in Nigeria. We analyzed what is working, what’s missing and how it can be improved. Watch, apply it and also subscribe for upcoming episodes.

Innovation sourcebook
Article

The Innovation Sourcebook: Finding inspiration from successful products in the market

There are many ways you can get inspired in launching your new venture or improving on an already existing one. The innovation sourcebook serves as a means to gather various inspirations in one place to help you as you innovate.

eCommerce review Innovation
UX-Review

Episode 1: Review of an eCommerce Website in Nigeria

UX Weekly is a review of the user experience of products from big brands you know. We talk about what is missing, what needs to be improved and how it can affect overall product and business performance.