Commercial businesses recognise using design as an important factor in developing their competitiveness and sustainability. Various UK studies have examined the role and value of design in accelerating growth and sustainability of businesses as well as in developing of the public services.
However, there is still insufficient evidence to demonstrate what role design can play in the growth and sustainability of social enterprises. Particularly, there is a lack of study on how social enterprises are using design and what kinds of design support are existing for them in order to enhance their competitiveness and sustainability.
Hyejin Kwon is a research student and is carrying out a study into the use of design within social enterprises and is asking if you can support her studies by completing this short survey:
Completed surveys should be saved and emailed to Hyejin at Hyejin.Kwon@brunel.ac.uk
Brief of the research & survey