We asked our team to give their top tips about living, working, commuting and playing in Essex.
About the team
Agile is a team sport, but that doesn't mean that you can't take some time on your own. John tells us how the Service Design team supports different ways of working.
We agree we're a pretty good team, but why? We talk to Martin, Maria, Magda and Greg about Dungeons and Dragons, gender-balance and building a team culture.
Caroline McCabe wrote her way around the world, not realising that she was learning the skills that would make her a content designer. Read her story.
‘Design can’t fully exist until it’s put into practice’, service designer and PhD student at Maria Marinovic, talks about how her research in sustainable design is helping her work at Essex County Council.
Gentle nudging, heavy punning and getting things done: departing delivery manager, Matt Cole, talks about what he's learned being part of an Agile team.
While the temperature has cooled down this week we’ve just been warming up in the office, with the team busy in workshops, user research interviews and all manner of other things in-between.
Georgiana's embarking on a user research journey travelling the country and tackling biases, and she's taking us with her.
With more work and a growing team, we found a user-centred approach to getting the most out of our workspace.
Two of our project managers went undercover in an agile Service Design team. Here's what they found.