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Information design

Information design is concerned with making complex information easier to understand and to use. It uses language, typography, graphic design, systems and business process improvement as its key tools. It is focused on users and is committed to using usability and other research and testing to find out whether its products actually achieve their objectives.

Information design is an interesting core competence; it is a synthetic discipline, bringing together the work of visual designers, writers, human factors professionals, linguistic scientists, psychologists, business process analysts, software developers, amongst others.

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