Intent vs. Practicality: On the desire to develop Research Insights Databases

Many of the faculty have been in the position before: a client wants to maximise their research ROI by having you simultaneously conduct design research AND help them develop a means for efficient knowledge-sharing of your (and all future) research insights. I just wrote a little diddy on some of the reasons this is tough, and why asking for a more efficient means of sharing insights is missing the point.

http://www.laurenserota.com/blog/2014/5/4/intent-vs-practicality-why-a-research-insights-database-is-a-bad-idea


Commentary welcome.