We move better together

Mike Joosse 2 weeks ago Announcements, News

We move better together

2018 has been an unbelievable year for Designation, and we’ve had a lot to celebrate so far, especially reaching the milestone of 500 graduates and our acquisition by Flatiron School and WeWork. We’re not quite done celebrating, as we’re excited to announce that Designation will start 2019 at WeWork’s brand-new 515 N State St location in Chicago. Read More

Designation joins Flatiron School

Aaron Fazulak Aug 28 Announcements

Designation joins Flatiron School

“From the beginning, we’ve based the Designation experience and culture on preparing designers for a lifetime of learning,” said Designation Co-Founder and CEO Aaron Fazulak. “We’re fully aligned with Flatiron School’s student-first approach to education and WeWork’s values of community, collaboration, and relentless forward motion.” Read More

Interview with Preunky Akther, interaction designer at Continuum

Designation Team Aug 3 Designers, Interviews

Interview with Preunky Akther, interaction designer at Continuum

Prior to joining Designation’s Sapphire Cohort in 2016, Preunky Akther worked as Communications Director at Game Theory Academy in Oakland. After graduation, she completed the Technology, Innovation, and Education master’s program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and secured an experience researcher internship at the legendary MIT Media Lab. Today, she works as an interaction designer at Continuum in Boston. Read More

5 key parts of a great design case study

Mike Joosse Jul 13 Resources, Thought Leaders, Design Tips

5 key parts of a great design case study

There are a lot of mysteries surrounding case studies. When done right, they’re seriously complex and represent hundreds of hours of design work. At their start, they can feel like a disorganized, overwhelming mess. But step by step, they transform into a piece of work a designer can truly be proud of because it tells the story of their growth over the project. Read More

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