The Design Process: Product Innovation Trends and Tips

Product Designers: Could We Accommodate More Human Variability in Design?

Posted by Mike, on April 29, 2016

As designers, we are often charged with developing products that fit with the human body, such as wearable electronic devices, handheld tools, and larger-scale equipment like surgical tables and CT scanners.

This would be an easy task if all humans were built alike, or if each product only had one unique user, but that’s not likely the case. In reality, there are many types of people who will be using the product you are designing.

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I have a product idea. Who should I call?

Posted by Mike, on April 18, 2016

You’ve got it—the idea for your company’s next great product. You know it’ll lead to big revenue spikes, as well as industry and national recognition. But who do you call to help turn your vision into a reality?

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Welcome to SmartShape’s Product Innovation Blog!

Posted by Mike, on January 1, 2016

Welcome to the SmartShape Design blog.

Here you’ll discover the latest design trends and innovations, along with helpful tips and key takeaways, as you research, strategize and conceptualize the next invention that will change the world.

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