Top Tips to Create and Tell Engaging Business Stories #WiredBrekkie

On the 27th October, we ran a Wired Sussex Breakfast Workshop on how to tell your business story. We invited Jeta Bejtullahu, Content Strategist, Writer and Photographer, and Caroline Beavon, Infographics, Information & Data Designer, to talk about crafting compelling stories around your business and turn them into shareable content. Here is what we discussed:  Why is brand storytelling so important nowadays? Because it’s not about the product you make, it’s about the stories you tell. Our brains are wired to consume compelling stories. Create emotional narratives your audience can relate to, and you will have their attention. It doesn’t matter how big …

Read more >

GUEST BLOG – Jason Mesut – Tech Beyond The Screen: UX & Design For Connected Products

On Wednesday 2nd March 2016 we held our third event in the Tech Beyond The Screen series, around UX & Design for Connected Products. Jason Mesut was one of our speakers who discussed the challenges around creating UX for IoT technologies, specifically without screen based interfaces. Jason, has put together this write up of the content he covered during his talk.   “I recently talked through this presentation at The Digital Catapult Centre Brighton’s interesting event Tech Beyond The Screen: Connectivity & Infrastructure. I tried to give a more User Interface (UI) perspective on the whole UX around Internet of Things subject. I suppose people …

Read more >

Getting The FuseBox start-ups programme rolling

Hello, Tom Nixon here. I’m working with Wired Sussex to get the start-ups programme for The FuseBox up and running. If you’ve missed the story so far, here’s the original announcement and a transcript of what Wired Sussex CEO Phil Jones said at the opening party to give you a little context. I’ve had a week to get my feet under the desk and I wanted to share what’s happening over here. During May I am working on the key questions we need to answer before we can get up and running: Who is the start-ups programme for? What challenges will it help them to …

Read more >