Co-designing BabelGov – a prototype for getting meaningful answers from government

[Originally published on Australian Government DesignGov under a Creative Commons 3.0 BY AU licence] Navigating government is hard! We know this, not least because it is an issue that has arisen in our research and interviews with businesses, intermediaries and public servants as part of our project on dramatically improving business government interactions. Finding accurate, relevant, understandable… Continue reading Co-designing BabelGov – a prototype for getting meaningful answers from government

Building a shared language for design tools in the APS

[Originally published on Australian Government DesignGov under a Creative Commons 3.0 BY AU licence] Is there a common language and shared process for doing design across the Australian Public Service (APS)? When a designer in one agency talks about a particular application of design, does the person in another agency think it means the same thing?… Continue reading Building a shared language for design tools in the APS