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Designing without p***ing people offHarriet Wakelam                                                                   ….wi...
If you can keep your head when all about you      …Are losing theirs and blaming it on you
If you can dream – and not make dreams your master …If you can think – and not make thoughts your aim;           …If you c...
If you can wait and not be tired by waiting….If you can talk with crowds and keep your virtue….Or walk with kings – nor lo...
..and   yet don’t look too good, nor talk too wise…
..hold on when there is nothing in youExcept the Will which says to them: “Hold on”
…If all men count with you, but none too much
And then……                Yours is the Earth and everything that’s in itAnd – you’ll design great change without p***ing p...
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How to design without p***ing people off - with thanks to Rudyard Kipling

This presentation was given at Web Directions South 'What do you Know' evening in Melbourne on April 4 2013, it talks about how design is about compromise, collaboration, and translation as well as innovation - and how to create shift in organisations.

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How to design without p***ing people off - with thanks to Rudyard Kipling

  1. 1. Designing without p***ing people offHarriet Wakelam ….with Apologies to Rudyard Kipling Thanks to the principle of knowing the rules well so that you can break them
  2. 2. If you can keep your head when all about you …Are losing theirs and blaming it on you
  3. 3. If you can dream – and not make dreams your master …If you can think – and not make thoughts your aim; …If you can meet with triumph and disaster
  4. 4. If you can wait and not be tired by waiting….If you can talk with crowds and keep your virtue….Or walk with kings – nor lose the common touch
  5. 5. ..and yet don’t look too good, nor talk too wise…
  6. 6. ..hold on when there is nothing in youExcept the Will which says to them: “Hold on”
  7. 7. …If all men count with you, but none too much
  8. 8. And then…… Yours is the Earth and everything that’s in itAnd – you’ll design great change without p***ing people off

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