The only intellectual property Design Concepts “owns” are the brains of our team while they are working on sticky problems for our clients.
We help create lots of IP and trade secrets over the course of projects. This is core to the value of hiring someone like Design Concepts and we treat this output with extreme care and maintain its confidentiality. But when it comes to our process and our tools, we are an open book. We enjoy holding workshops and sharing ideas at our After Hours events.
To open up even more, we feel like it’s time to start sharing some of the tools we’ve created and adapted with you. Some of these will be very niche, some will be universal. Some won’t be easy to use without training or expertise. Some will.
An open source / open book approach starts conversations, sparks creativity and, maybe most importantly, raises the quality of materials, tools, and results. We are inspired by Wikipedia and Linux’s missions to facilitate user-generated material that is free and accessible to the world. We are inspired by the promise of trust-based organizations and see a bright future as technologies like blockchain allow more confident transfer of data.
An open source approach starts conversations, sparks creativity and, maybe most importantly, raises the quality of materials, tools, and results.
Let’s talk about how we can help move your business forward.