What is Business Design? The Start of the Innovation Puzzle

28-04-2021 by Alejandra Godo Blasco - Business Designer @ oneUp

We all know that designers are great at being creative and coming up with new ideas, but don’t we think we have too many terms to describe our profession? If you are reading this and you aren’t familiar with the buzzwords of the design world, I understand if all these words sound a bit confusing. With this article, I want to focus on what Business Design is, what a Business Designer’s role is in a project, and lastly, what process we follow!

People Profiles #3: David Milner

12-04-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

THE place to find out more about what makes our innovation agency tick; the brilliant employees that make it all happen. Every month we are going to shine the spotlight on a different colleague. This time a oneUp office mainstay: David Milner.

People Profiles # 2: Thi Nga Nguyen

01-03-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

THE place to find out more about what makes our innovation agency tick; the brilliant employees that make it all happen. Every month we are going to shine the spotlight on a different colleague. It’s time for the OG herself, Thi Nga Nguyen. 

High-Performing Teams and How They Work: 4 Tips on Increasing Psychological Safety

12-03-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

A well-oiled, productive team is labelled a ‘high-performing’ team; independent, quick, efficient and delivers outstanding results. What is needed to achieve this?

The Subtle Art of Facilitation: 5 Key Aspects of the Job

16-04-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

The actual work of a facilitator is hard to pin down because it is such a versatile role. What does a facilitator actually do? Let me tell you.

Carbon Banking: It's a Jungle Out There!

16-04-2021 by Idus de Boer - Partner @ oneUp

Could the ambitious Paris Agreements still be met? Perhaps, but only if there is a serious boost within carbon markets. Farmers could play a vital role in this story, find out why...

People Profiles #1: Alex Vencken

01-02-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

THE place to find out more about what makes our innovation agency tick; the brilliant employees that make it all happen. Every month we are going to shine the spotlight on a different colleague. First up, an inimitable veteran: Alex Vencken.

Design Sprints for Strategy Innovation: 4 changes to suit an NGO's needs

16-04-2021 by Roeland Doherty - Venture Builder @ oneUp

As a Christmas present, we hosted and facilitated a Google Design Sprint for the global charity War Child. This is how it went.