I need to massively get the word out about the work I’m doing.


Package #1

What we do:
+ Invite subject-matter experts
+ Design a custom half-day workshop
+ Facilitate workshop for you & team
What you get:
+ Customer interviews
+ Insight gathering
+ Idea generation
+ Prototype framework
+ Key partners
+ Timeline
+ Key resources
+ Pitch
Project timeline:
1 day

Package #2

What we do:
+ Recruit a design team
+ Invite subject-matter experts
+ Design a custom two-day workshop
+ Facilitate workshop for you & team
+ Create project guidelines & roadmap
+ Creative & strategic direction + project management
What you get:
+ Customer interviews
+ Insight gathering
+ Idea generation
+ Prototype framework
+ Key partners
+ Timeline
+ Key resources
+ Pitch
+ 2x/week stand-up check-ins
+ 1x/week 1 hour-long coaching session
Project timeline:
4-5 weeks
If you need to add additional services or deliverables, that’s cool. Get in touch with us so we can create something a bit more custom.

How do I make a big splash?

“If you build it, they will come” — FALSE! Many massive marketing campaigns have been built and budgets flopped on ideas that miss the mark.

We use human-centered design, empathy, rapid prototyping, and research to quickly zero in on the most impactful, resonant marketing message and strategy that will hit home with the people you need to influence.

We use Thinking Wrong to help us find serendipitous connections and outside-the-box ideas that will grab people’s attention and have them talking about and sharing your work with enthusiasm.

We design custom workshops to take you through proven exercises that will draw out the knowledge, ideas, and vision you and your team already have, directing you toward a cohesive strategy your team will be excited to implement, with us to guide you every step of the way.

And we care about this because…

We believe in the power of emotion to draw people in.

We believe unique, effective marketing tactics don’t have to cost a lot.

We believe that in order for you to stand out, you need to be willing step out of your comfort zone to do what nobody else is doing.

We don’t approach design projects the way most creative studios do. We work with you side-by-side from the concept phase through execution — we’re not tossing things over a wall, we’re rolling up our sleeves together.

We start this process by gathering you and your creative team together in a fun, intense half-day or multi-day workshop, depending on the package you choose, designed to draw out your vision and generate some actionable ideas for you to test and validate your concepts.
Once the workshop is finished, you have the option of working with a dedicated strategic director and a designer, seeing that ideas covered in the workshop move forward.

Timeline

Pre-work:

+ Current landscape audit
+ Interview with you and your team
+ Ethnographic Observations
+ Customer Interviews

Workshop:

+ Idea generation
+ Prototype thinking
+ User testing

Post-workshop:

+ For 3 weeks, the team builds out the ideas we’ve chosen to prototype during the workshop
+ Two one-hour check in meetings with us
+ We do a presentation of final deliverables and files

Your dream team

We like to bring in a diverse set of perspectives and skills together in our workshops to generate unique ideas and cover topics from a variety of fresh points of view. These are the types of people we are likely to invite, depending on your company’s needs: Designers, Researchers, Storytellers, Facilitators, Coaches, Industry experts, Photographers, Videographers, Prototypers.

Ready to get the word out? Great!



P.S. We know this isn’t for everyone. We’re probably not a good match if…

+ You’re shopping around for the lowest prices — we offer results that are far more valuable than the price we put on our services.
+ You needed it done yesterday — we offer a deep holistic strategy in a short amount of time, but it’s not something that can be tacked on at the end of a project. We don’t just add a final layer of “creative polish,” we work with clients from start to finish.
+ You “just need it built” — we are not a “design as service” creative agency. If what you’re building is straightforward with a known end-result, there are plenty of agencies to do that. If you’re creating something new and innovative, we can help.
+ You have it all worked out already — we love helping people solve problems they can’t figure out on their own