Posts by Mariah Mills

April 28, 2021
Tales From the Practice: Blueprinting for Project Implementation

In this video, we illustrate the approach taken by Harmonic service designer Jeff Harris, where he explores service blueprinting to create a shared understanding and alignment.

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February 24, 2021
How To Craft Your Career Story By Design

The game-changing piece of advice I received when I was applying for jobs after grad school was this: know your story, rehearse it, and tell it with intention.

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April 28, 2020
Understanding Activity Systems as a Service Designer

How much do we need to understand about business strategy to be effective as service designers?

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April 6, 2020
The Art of Facilitating Design Research

There is an art to facilitating design research. On one hand, it’s just about having a conversation. It should feel that way to the participant, anyhow.

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December 17, 2019
Designing Esthetic Workshops

Designers are often contrasted with artists. Our work has different goals. Our processes have little in common. Why would service designers turn to esthetic theory to inform our practice?

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October 3, 2019
Redefining Smart

Harmonic Design recently attended the Smart City Expo. Mariah Mills shares some key takeaways.

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December 3, 2018
Health x Design

An evening at Harmonic talking healthcare innovation and a system steeped in tradition over pizza and beer.

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