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What makes a knowledgeable, talented, and skilled designer? Design Council research has demonstrated that design is unlocking innovation in businesses and places. Its role improving economic and social outcomes is much better understood and in recent years businesses have started to gain a broader appreciation of the benefits of design. Design Council research has demonstrated that design is unlocking innovation in businesses and places.

Feature — 01/05/2019

Is the UK economy being damaged by our design education policy? Multinational engineering company JCB talks about their commitment to helping improve students’ practical and theoretical skills in business and engineering. This commitment has come in response to their increased struggle to find students with the right skills in the UK. Multinational engineering company JCB talks about their commitment to helping improve students’ practical and theoretical skills in business

News — 01/05/2019

Watch: Transform Ageing – Later life is for living 56 projects and counting! We’re proud to present our new film celebrating how our Transform Ageing programme is designing a better experience for later life. We’re proud to present our new film celebrating how our Transform Ageing programme is designing a better experience for later life.

Feature — 25/04/2019

The Design Council Spark awardee breaking new ground with his digging device Nick Skaliotis invented the Kikka Digga – an easy-to-use gardening tool that makes light work of digging. Here he talks about his lightbulb moment, memorable marketing opportunities and why Spark was just the boost he needed. Nick Skaliotis invented the Kikka Digga – an easy-to-use gardening tool that makes light work of digging.

Feature — 27/03/2019

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