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Conclusion: Service Design is Ideal for Executive Problem Solving

Conclusion: Service Design is Ideal for Executive Problem Solving

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The Value of Service Design to Providers Leading service providers say their chief concerns are revenue, growth and people, according to a number of recent studies. When you otherwise take out normal fluctuations in the economy, i.e. recessions, these issues remain perennial. So, how can they be addressed? The field of Service Design may have […]

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The Biden Administration is Counting on the Service Sector to Help Fund its Ambitious Agenda  – A Challenge for Service Designers

The Biden Administration is Counting on the Service Sector to Help Fund its Ambitious Agenda – A Challenge for Service Designers

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Characterization of BidenHere in the U.S., the news is crowded with stories about President Joe Biden’s ambitious federal improvement plans that could double the nation’s short-term spending to $14 trillion. Meantime, the ability for the government to afford these programs rests on quality services, a stark reality that goes a long way to answer why services need […]

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Our Service Design Learning Philosophy

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We discovered in our own learning journey among us here, that collecting a bunch of clever techniques was only a small part of learning service design. We asked ourselves: What are service designers doing once they have learned a technique, say, a service blueprint or a journey map?  You can’t design an entire service with […]

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So, How Do You Define Service Design?

So, How Do You Define Service Design?

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The hands of three designers working on a service design project.Service design is becoming widely recognized across the globe as the way to develop and improve lines of services. Yet 35 years after its designation there remain discrepancies over the definition. To that point, service design is often confused with other disciplines, including graphic design, UX Design, and Design Thinking. Against this backdrop, Steven J. […]

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Service Designers Avoid Failures by Managing User Expectations

Service Designers Avoid Failures by Managing User Expectations

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Elderly Maryland women in maskThe state of Maryland, USA, is pretty progressive by most standards.  They were the first to offer its residents access to universal healthcare, to ban nuclear arms (and pushed to remove 1950’s era silos), and is also known in municipal circles for pioneering environmentally-friendly waste removal.  But when it came to distributing COVID vaccines, Maryland […]

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