Better public places may require organisational innovation and change. We share proven principles, concepts and techniques from business - applied to Placemaking.
A guide to sustaining a culture of continuous innovation and renewal to support Placemaking.
Consider yourself an expert? If so, your thinking might be hindering better Placemaking outcomes.
Inspired by Idea Entrepreneurs we share the seven tips for shifting a mindset in your organization and apply it to Macgregor Tce - my local centre.
Placemaking: understand conventional wisdom, but try the opposite.
We apply the Genome Pattern of the Future to parking and explain why SWOT Analysis might be counter-productive.
How internet startups reinforce the value of prototyping for urban design and placemaking.
12 tips for maintaining the momentum in urban design and placemaking.
About to scrap your Placemaking and urban design idea or vision because you can't get support? Think again...
How does your organisation encourage and facilitate innovation?
We generate discussion in our training courses on Placemaking and urban design. While there are common qualities to the places we like, our own views matter. I started this blog to continue this discussion on-line. The Comments section at the bottom of each article provides the opportunity, so don't be bashful. Particularly if you disagree!
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Written: 10 February, 2016
Organisational Placemaking - Transition and Change; Organisational Placemaking - Culture & Structure; The business of place; The Strategy of Placemaking; Placemaking - techniques, tools and ideas; Creative Placemaking - ideas and examples; Urban Design tools, tips and techniques;
With everything we do, we aim to challenge the status quo by thinking differently. More importantly, we aim to enable and empower people to do it themselves.