Sentences like "That layout sucks!”, “What are we paying you for?" or "Change that immediately! C’mon, you’ve got to grab the bull by the horns!” might come from the mean bosses. Here at ARE WE DESIGNER, we like to give a little NICER FEEDBACK, living up to our motto - borrowed from british design artist Anthony Burill - "Work hard and be nice to people,” which we’ve also as framed artwork on our studio-wall.
We've learned that the first step is always to praise and afterwards there is always time for constructive criticism. We’ve refined this process over the years to the point of happily returning to the work at hand after well-pointed critique. One of our beloved interns, Coro, made together with Ruth beautiful informational graphics on this topic. Well done, girls.
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