A LESSON IN BRAND CONSISTENCY WITH THE OUTBOUND TRUST

Creating consistency across the various marketing departments for the Outbound Trust with a unified design strategy and supporting visual elements that ensured all creative, from the website to brochureware, felt connected and considered.

GREAT GRAPHIC DESIGN SHOULDN’T DATE

Great graphic design and why it doesn’t follow trends Here at Think, we have been busy rolling out a brand style that could be from the 1990s. Granted that is our opinion, but it did start to make us think.  Some design projects do date as styles drift in and out of design trends. Other […]

HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO IMAGE

An illustration for Midel

Holding out for a Hero Image Big images have a big impact. Layer those with relevant, bite-sized content, and you’ve a hero image. Websites usually display their hero images prominently, full-width across the viewing screen, so it’s the first thing a visitor sees, and really grabs their attention. It’s a way to communicate your purpose, […]

GRAPHIC DESIGN IS AN INVESTMENT IN BUSINESS GROWTH

The importance of graphic design for business growth Why should you invest in quality design? Well… FIRST IMPRESSIONS First impressions count, don’t they? So it’s important to look your best when you’re representing your business. It’s equally important that your business looks its best, and that’s where graphic design comes in. Your website is your […]

WHY YOU SHOULD BE USING INFOGRAPHICS

See, scan, share: why you should be using infographics Would you like to communicate information quickly and clearly? Of course you would! But there’s a limit on how much data we can commit to memory as we “scan” information, rather than read it. SEE Of all the information that is transmitted to your brain, 90% […]

THE ‘MADE OF MANCHESTER’ PHOTO BOOK

The Made of Manchester photo book Following on from our Creative Director Paul‘s Industrious Manchester photographic exhibition from three years ago, we were delighted to work on his first photo book which launched in March at the MancMade 52Two festival. The design followed the Madchester design influences from the late 1980s and early 1990s, with strong […]

DESIGNED BY MANCHESTER, A POSTER TO CELEBRATE OUR HOME CITY

At Think Design we believe you should love your work. Well we do. So much so we spent 2 weeks coming up with a poster that celebrated our home city, Manchester. As well as being proud Mancunians, our Creative Director spent the best part of 25 years studying and working in the city centre of […]

A CAMPAIGN TO CELEBRATE THE PARLIAMENTARY HEALTH SERVICE OMBUDSMAN’S ACHIEVEMENTS

An internal communications campaign - Illustration

Here at Think Design, we love working with clients big or small, so when The Parliamentary Health Service Ombudsman contacted us asking for our help to celebrate their new direction by acknowledging their past achievements for an internal campaign, we jumped at the opportunity!  The Parliamentary Health Service Ombudsman are an organisation that make final […]

AN AWARD WINNING DESIGN AGENCY

We were absolutely delighted to win highly commended in the Made In Bury Business Awards in December. Here’s the thing. As a design agency, we don’t enter design awards. Having been involved in quite a few over the years (won and lost) Paul felt that they were maybe a little bit self indulgent. So the […]