What makes good feedback?

“Can we make the pig sexier?” “I’ll know what I want when I see it.” “Just jazz it up a bit.” These bits of feedback received by a network of designers, illustrators and art directors inspired a poster exhibition in Ireland. [...]


Creative ideas for charity communicators

“Why Don’t You Just Switch Off Your Television Set And Go Out And Do Something Less Boring Instead?” Many of us of a certain age will remember being given this advice, from the children’s TV show ‘Why Don’t You?’ Replace [...]


How charity writers can beat the block

A good writer might have a selection of the following things on their desk: a dictionary, some newspapers and magazines, a reporter’s notepad. Plus, some scrunched up bits of paper, a row of dirty coffee mugs, pages of intricate doodles… [...]