At our creative design firm, we’re focused on staying inspired and creating the best engineered and designed products. In order to do that, we’re motivated to keep the creative juices flowing! That’s why it’s important to have some of these tips in your back pocket to help keep those creative juices flowing so you can help your designers and engineers develop the best product possible.
How can you boost creativity?
Collaborating can be one of the biggest and best ways to boost creativity and ideas when working with a creative design firm. Team up with our designers to bounce ideas off the wall. Sometimes even having a fresh set of eyes that are working on other projects can bring a whole new perspective and get the ball rolling. Be open to suggestions, and approach the situation with an openness. Consider your experiences, perspective, and new ideas and concepts will start coming to you.
Creative Design Counts
Taking a break when you’re working with a creative design firm to brainstorm or review ideas is a great way to refresh. When you’re fresh out of ideas, it’s always great to do something you love. Taking a break to exercise, go outside, or spend time with family or friends can be exactly what you need to feel fresh and ready to create again.
Lean on MAKO for the creative work
It can be hard to envision exactly what you want your product to look like, but the experts are here to help! We like to listen to a podcast, watch a TED Talk, or go see a motivational speaker at a local University. Sometimes all you need to get inspired is the knowledge of those around you to bring you back. There are a ton of different tips and tricks of the trade that work for different designers for boosting creativity. These are just a few techniques that you can try out when you feel like the creative juices need a little boost. When you’re ready to work together, or just need a creative boost, we’re here to help.
What do you do to boost creativity?
About Us: MAKO Design + Invent is the original firm providing world-class consumer product development services tailored to small businesses, startups, and inventors. Simply put, we are the leading one-stop-shop for developing your physical product from idea to store shelves, all in a high-quality, cost-effective, and timely manner. We operate as one powerhouse 30-person product design team spread across 4 offices to serve you (Austin, Miami, San Francisco, & Toronto). We have full-stack in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, patent referral, prototyping, and manufacturing services. To assist our startup and inventor clients, in addition to above, we help with business strategy, product strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories. Also, our founder Kevin Mako hosts The Product Startup Podcast, the industry’s leading hardware podcast. Check it out for tips, interviews, and best practices for hardware startups, inventors, and product developers. Feel free to Contact Us anytime for help with your project.