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Welcome, to the human-centered design network.

We are a global design community. We produce the No. 1 HCD Podcast on the internet, offer training to change-makers all over the world.

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We provide remote, flexible training options to help you grow your design and innovation capabilities. We also offer bespoke training programmes for teams and organisations on any of our courses.

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Launchpad - Become a podcaster
Blended Learning
Launchpad - Become a podcaster
This is a course-prototype. You will learn about creating a podcast within 5-weeks. Apply today to be considered.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion
Trauma Informed Design Essentials
Blended Learning
Trauma Informed Design Essentials
If there is one thing the pandemic has taught us, it is that we must anticipate and plan for trauma as it emerges in our work, our lives and the lives of those around us.
Rachael Dietkus
TRAINER
Rachael Dietkus
Introduction to User Experience
Video Course
Introduction to User Experience
Our 11-module course is made up of nearly 8-hours of video content, including design theory, practical examples of user experience, why businesses love UX, design research, prototyping, over the shoulder examples on how to use certain methods, and prototype validation.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion
Service Blueprint Essentials
Video Course
Service Blueprint Essentials
Join Gerry Scullion to learn about the theory and the craft of creating high-quality service blueprints.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion
Human Centered Design Research Essentials
Video Course
Human Centered Design Research Essentials
Learn what a Design Researcher does and how to set up your first project.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion
Building your Design Portfolio
Video Course
Building your Design Portfolio
In this course, you will learn about what a good portfolio looks like and understand why it is good.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion
Journey Map Essentials
Blended Learning
Journey Map Essentials
Join Gerry Scullion to learn about the theory and the craft of creating high-quality journey maps.
Gerry Scullion
TRAINER
Gerry Scullion

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In this episode we chat about design agitation and enabling change within organisations. Laura recently shared a fantastic thread on twitter about many of the common designer statements that we probably all have heard a thousand times “no one is listening to me”.

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Today on the show we have Emma Blomkamp - a facilitator researcher and strategic designer based in Melbourne and leader within the co-design space. In this episode we speak about Emma’s past and how they go into Co-Design and Design generally.

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About us

This is HCD was founded in Sydney, Australia in 2017 by Gerry Scullion but is now based out of Dublin, Ireland.

Our network produces content for people interested not only in design and innovation, but in the power of working together to make the world a better place. The world needs better designed physical and digital products, better-designed services, and better systems connecting all of these - fast.

Our intent is to help people design these new offerings and to help ensure that they meet the needs of the people using them.

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CEO & FOUNDER

Gerry Scullion

Educator, Designer & Podcaster

Based in Dublin, Ireland. Service Designer, Educator, Design Researcher and Interaction Designer. Gerry is the Former CEO of This is Doing. He runs courses on service design, UX design, Design Research. He is also a Pluralsight Author too.

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