Suggestions or Templates for Creative Brief + UserRequirements for Design Firm

15 May 2007 - 2:28pm
681 reads
Mark Schraad
2006

Dan Brown's book - "Communication Design" is a greeat place to start. Too many references to try them all...

http://www.amazon.com/Communicating-Design-Developing-Documentation-Planning/dp/0321392353/ref=sr_1_39/102-3173724-7705764?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1179260821&sr=8-39

On Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at 04:21PM, "Nidy, Dawn" <Dawn.Nidy at blueshieldca.com> wrote:
>I am seeking some advice on how to document our design requirements for
>our business stakeholders to review and to hand off to an external
>design firm.
>
>We are conducting a redesign of some major elements on our website. We
>have an internal user experience team, but we do not have enough
>resources to complete the project internally, so we're hiring an
>external design firm.
>
>I've been coordinating usability research to inform the design, and I
>have very solid thinking about the design direction. However, I would
>also like to benefit from the outside perspective and expertise of the
>design firm, provided that they are given direction in terms of the
>business needs, research findings, design considerations, and our
>industry-specific needs (health insurance).
>
>Does anyone have a template for this kind of documentation that they
>would be willing to share with me? Advice on how to structure a
>document like this is also very welcome, either from the consultant's
>perspective or the client's.
>
>Thanks!
>
>Dawn Nidy
>dawn.nidy at blueshieldca.com

Syndicate content Get the feed