Strategy

Sydney Design Thinking Meetup. From 1 to 2,000 in 15 months!

Sydney Design Thinking Meetup. From 1 to 2,000 in 15 months!

Milestones are funny and relatively arbitrary things but they do provide a good trigger for moments of reflection. Today our Sydney Design Thinking (#SydDT) meetup reached and passed 2,000 members… a moment to pause and look back on the 15 months since we started the meetup.

Ben Pecotich. 12 August, 2016
Design; Strategy; Startups; Dynamic4 Good; Social Enterprise; Business
GA UX Design Guest Talk. Stuff You Might Want To Know...

GA UX Design Guest Talk. Stuff You Might Want To Know...

I was invited to be a guest speaker at General Assembly's User Experience (UX) Design immersive course. I decided to collect and share some wisdom from a few friends who are some of the most experienced designers and design leaders in Australia.

Ben Pecotich. 20 August, 2015
Business; Dynamic4; Design; Strategy; Leadership; Digital
The Big Idea Webinar. Introducing The Business Model Canvas

The Big Idea Webinar. Introducing The Business Model Canvas

I was invited to present a thought leader webinar as part of the The Big Idea competition coordinated by The Big Issue. In this 40 minute webinar I introduce the Business Model Canvas and provide some guidance on how it can be used in a social enterprise context.

EventMojo’s Website Strategy

EventMojo’s Website Strategy

Dynamic4 is proud to be the design and technology partner for EventMojo - the online marketplace and community where you can find and book everything for your event. This is an email interview I was approached to do about EventMojo's website strategy. Some thoughts on the approach we've taken and things we've learned on the journey.

Ben Pecotich. 17 March, 2015
Business; Startups; EventMojo; Strategy; Design; Digital; Mobile
Doubts

Doubts

It's been a tough week. One of those weeks you kind of fear in the deep recesses of your mind but don't give oxygen to, can't afford to dwell on or you'd be paralysed with doubt.

Good Local. Making It Easier For People To Share And Trade Locally

Good Local. Making It Easier For People To Share And Trade Locally

Good Local will be a community and marketplace enabled by a digital platform to promote and map sharing services, making them easier to find and access.

Mobile Banking Applications Report 2013

Mobile Banking Applications Report 2013

BanterMob published the Mobile Banking Applications Report 2013 today. I was involved as a contributor to the report and was contacted by News.com.au BizTech “for some industry comment" for their Australian banks need to embrace mobile application users: Study article.

Ben Pecotich. 9 April, 2013
Business; Banking; Strategy; Digital; Mobile; Leadership
Design For Meaning: Local Sharing Concept

Design For Meaning: Local Sharing Concept

The concept I've decided to explore further is ways we might encourage people to ease up a bit on the mindless consumption cycle. A possible way may be to increase the awareness and adoption of existing local sharing services.

Ben Pecotich. 28 October, 2012
Business; Good Local; Social Enterprise; Strategy; Design; Startups
Design For Meaning: A Co-op Project For Positive Change

Design For Meaning: A Co-op Project For Positive Change

Last month (September 2012) Anthony Quinn, Yummii Ong-Tran, Stephen Cox & I started a little co-op project we're calling Design for Meaning. Here are my ponderings...

Ben Pecotich. 24 October, 2012
Business; Good Local; Social Enterprise; Strategy; Design; Startups
Ben Pecotich: Digital Brickie

Ben Pecotich: Digital Brickie

My journey from being a brickie's labourer and laying bricks to becoming a digital brickie...

Ben Pecotich. 1 December, 2011
Business; Strategy; Leadership; Digital; Meandering Whispers