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speak so your designer will listen - what not to say for better design work

As a designer, I’ve heard all the cliches. There’s so many buzzwords floating around that it can be tough to get your point across without resorting to them. However, if you want strong, well researched design work that speaks to people, you need to ditch the jargon and get real. Designers are creative creatures, which means we’re naturally prone to just a smidge of defensiveness. We’re passionate about what we do, but we’re not perfect. We don’t make the right decision 100% of the time. This blog will run through some of the worst cliched offenders and offer alternatives to make your criticisms more constructive and more likely to be listened to. Good communication is the key to great design work, after all.

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