Blog / Roundup: Staying healthy working from home, women coding power and an immense summary of design methods

March 29, 2019

How to work from home and stay healthy - Celia C

An interesting and important article about how to work from home and not feel isolated/lonely/stressed. This feels particularly relevant to the tech industry where a lot of developers work remotely.

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/mar/25/extreme-loneliness-or-the-perfect-balance-how-to-work-from-home-and-stay-healthy

A woman’s place - Holly B

Included in the clear left newsletter this morning, this is a fascinating read about women in the 70s making work life balance work for them. Also interesting to read about work culture, societal pressures, legislation and not to mention the history of technology and how it’s changed.

https://medium.com/@jn_norris/a-womans-place-8c5883a005c3

An immense summary of design methods - Carrie B

From cultural probes to laddering to closed card sorting, this is a pretty comprehensive summary of the all the official methods within the design discipline. Filter by researching, analysing, ideating, building and communicating methods.

https://www.thedesignexchange.org/design_methods?characteristic=&filter_category=

Track of the Week - Richard S

Crazy on EU - Heart