Brain Pickings, the insightful thoughts of Maria Popova, writer of Wired UK and The Atlantic is currently our favourite blog and we have been long standing supporters of her interesting pieces. Her latest piece, How to Write with Style: Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Keys to the Power of the Written Word is certainly worth a read:Read More
We were delighted to hear that scattered amongst the blockbusters nominated for the 85th Academy Awards are three Kickstarter financed short films. Inocente, Kings Point and Buzkashi Boys managed to raise more that $90,000 from 558 backers on the funding platform that helps all kinds of creative projects become a reality.Read More
I can’t believe my time at Make Happy has come to a close! The seven weeks I spent here have flown by. Although I only had a short amount of time at Make Happy, I got a good taste of what agency life is like, was able to attend client meetings, learned how to construct a Business Model Canvas, and saw how playing with Legos can bring businesses very real results.Read More
Lego fever has been radiating through our office for the last month since Jonathan returned from his Lego® Strategic Play™ (LSP) training. The lego cars and plastic daisies that seem to be taking over my desk space are no longer a new phenomenon.Read More
I have just come back from a wonderfully stimulating week in Vancouver learning how to use Lego as a facilitation tool for problem solving and developing strategy. The goal of Lego Serious Play (LSP) is to allow teams to develop their ideas by creating 3D models of their organisational experiences thus allowing more creative conversations.
Make Happy partners October Design recently designed the book ‘Hate Mail’ by Mr Bingo for Michael Joseph. It’s great to see the finished product and hear so much positive feedback on the project. There has been an amazing response to the book so far, including this piece by Santiago Lucero in Campaign.