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Brainstorming a Creative Project Part 4: Conclusion

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So far in this series on creative project brainstorming, we have looked at the type of questions and exploration techniques you could use when you're in the challenge phase of your project. In this last part, though short, we'll cover how to close the project discovery and let you do the actual work. Closing an exploration phase doesn't mean the close of the entire project discovery. In fact, until you and your team have come to a final decision on how your initial goal will be reached, you'll probably be closing many different exploration phases. To help with semantics, think of the discovery phase of your project as one big (opening --> exploration --> closing) group with many, many smaller, similar groups inside of it. It's not uncommon to have an ‘open, explore, and closing’ group for a every single...

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Live Long and Prosper with JavaScript

Jonathan Creamer, a JavaScript Engineer here at appendTo, wrote an article published on ModernWeb.com… Read more

A Really Good Second Pair of Eyes

This month (October) is my two-year anniversary at appendTo. Two years may… Read more

Brainstorming a Creative Project Part 3: The Exploration Phase

In Part 2 of this series, you learned what being in the challenge… Read more

Brainstorming a Creative Project Part 2: The Challenge Space

In Part 1 of this series we talked about how to set… Read more

Fostering Long-Term Business Relationships

Oftentimes, in the wonderful world of consulting, business relationships begin and end… Read more

Brainstorming a Creative Project Part 1: Getting Started

Introduction The process of creating something can follow a very difficult and… Read more

The Office Door Effect

Here at appendTo, we are a fully distributed company. We all work… Read more

The Cost of Implementing Responsive Web Design Later

I’ve done more than a few responsive website implementations and there are… Read more

The Art of Saying No: Managing Client Expectations

Any company offering consulting and advising to an outside organization should be focused on… Read more