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Issue № 254

On Creativity and Design is in the Details

On Creativity

by Andy Rutledge51 Comments

As designers, we're wrongly perceived as custodians and exponents of creativity. This matters because business currently overvalues creativity. To avoid the inevitable backlash, we must lead our clients' perceptions.

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