What really happens in….user testing

What really happens in….user testing

Ever wondered what really happens at a user testing session? Wonder no more – I kept a diary at our session this week so I could share the trials and tribulations with you. Although I kept a diary on the day – it actually doesn’t all happen in a day.  Lots of prep work comes beforehand. […]

Space – the designer’s frontier

Space – the designer’s frontier

Posted by Martyn Reding on 18/05/2017 in Design

You hear a lot of comments about space from designers. Not the space with stars, planets and killer aliens, but the space in and around their designs. In fact designers seem to be obsessed with space. It’s a common occurrence to hear designers make complaints such as… “There isn’t enough space around it” “The spacing isn’t even” […]

Designer Sophie explains what we can learn from start-ups

Designer Sophie explains what we can learn from start-ups

Could RSA Digital become more like a start-up? Walking into the grand foyer on my first day, a building dedicated to the RSA brand, was a bit of a shock from my start-up background. As part of my degree, I was lucky enough to have ventured to Amsterdam to work for a start-up as a […]

Bright minds wanted to join RSA Digital

Bright minds wanted to join RSA Digital

2017 is shaping up to be an exciting year for us at RSA Digital. As a result of our hard work and success in 2016 we’re finding ourselves in greater demand than ever, which means we need more people to join us. We’re looking for bright individuals who will help us create and optimise digital […]

Retail vs insurance

Retail vs insurance

So why am I talking about this? Well I’ve always worked in retail – for 10 years in fact – but now I find my self working in insurance. Since having started I’ve found that friends and family have been asking me if it’s any different and the answer to that is YES!! But why? Well this is […]

Senior Designer Rob Moseley explains why you should keep a student mentality

Senior Designer Rob Moseley explains why you should keep a student mentality

Having a student mentality doesn’t mean any or all of the clichéd student activities, such as drinking until we’re sick and eating dry cereal for dinner. The definition of a student mentality may vary, depending on who’s explaining it, but for me it means keeping an open mind to information. Think back to when you were younger. Instead […]

Why we value content design at RSA

Why we value content design at RSA

Isn’t content design just one of those buzz-phrases that infiltrate the digital industry every so often? I don’t believe so. In the wider digital industry, you’ll see the focus given to UX and UI design, and wonder why the critical stage of content often gets overlooked.    You might naturally assume that Content Design is a […]

RSA.Digital goes to UX Brighton Career Clinic

RSA.Digital goes to UX Brighton Career Clinic

How do I get into UX? Peter Winchester explains….. As part of Brighton’s Digital Festival, UX Brighton organised a UX Career Clinic.  It’s designed to give people who are new to UX, or looking to get into it, the opportunity to speak to a range of experienced UX Professionals and ask questions.  Along with other […]

Fran Lannigan explains how we took risk management to the web

Fran Lannigan explains how we took risk management to the web

Since the beginning of the year we’ve been designing and building a beautiful new website for our Global Consulting UK Commercial Team. It’s been a great project to work on, and the website and questionnaire that is now live is receiving some great feedback. I’d like to take a little time explaining why the website […]

How we’re turning RSA Digital into a beacon

How we’re turning RSA Digital into a beacon

The first steps in establishing an in-house team are in themselves huge. Managers like Facebook’s Julie Zhuo have already written extensively on the subject – so I won’t go in to that here – but we’ve been asking what comes next? How do you go from feeling like the scruffy start-up to becoming an agent […]