In times of crisis, everything changes. The only solution to be ready for the new normal is innovation. How to survive a crisis? Realise that innovation is crucial, be open for change (embrace it) and learn from what is known already.
The Corona virus forces us to work together in a new and isolated way. Thanks to the internet, we can work from a remote location, but there are some hurdles along the way. Here are some of our experiences and tips for working from home.
Every problem has already been solved by someone. Creax wondered to what extent this philosophy is being applied for dealing with the corona crisis.
In times of crisis, what people need most is clear and correct information. We made posters that you can download with the two main messages to stop Corona: keep your distance + wash your hands
The main way in which the coronavirus can be transmitted is by human contact. It is a highly contagious virus, which is passed on from person to person in the small droplets of saliva that are released when someone who is already infected coughs or sneezes.
Functions remain, solutions change. When addressing perceived needs in the market, go beyond solutions and try to clarify the main functionality you are trying to provide.
There are many reasons why products fail, but one of the most important ones is that solutions do not always solve the real problem.
Focus on one thing and do it better than anyone else. Once you found clarity on your core values, focus on developing your product or service to optimally achieve these values. Do not let yourself be carried away by what you see around you.
Don’t reinvent the wheel. Focus on the function you are trying to solve, look around you and find inspiration to build upon. Then make it your own, optimize it and share it with the world.
We tend to criticize and discard ideas that did not originate from us, consciously or unconsciously. Beware of this and always look at ideas and concepts around you with an open mind and judge them by their value, not by their origin.