Develop new products and services to meet diverse needs
Create new products and services through multiple types of social research that take advantage of a greater variety of market opportunities.
Leveraging fresh insights from and about people in diverse communities is a crucial step to creating better products and services.
At Versiti we are experienced at not only helping you get to these insights but also in facilitating co-creation of new ideas and innovations with your target audiences. We have a number of highly structured and collaborative processes that will get you working together with brand new audiences.
According to the World Economic Forum, creativity has moved up from tenth to become the third most important skill for professional success in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. “With the avalanche of new products, new technologies and new ways of working, workers are going to have to become more creative in order to benefit from these changes”
In almost all societies, there are entrenched social, economic and political hierarchies built on skin colour. It is impossible to tackle these inequalities if we deny that these inequalities exist. Let’s put aside the myth of ‘colour blindness’. It only helps to maintain the status quo and to forget the historical and current harms of institutional racism.
Black boys and young black men are under-achieving in education and in the labour market. They are also over-represented in the Criminal Justice System. To tackle these issues, four government departments and a group of 25 third sector experts came together to create the REACH programme.
Macmillan Cancer Support knew that people living with cancer who are from minority groups (either from Black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds, lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), or aged 65 and over) tend to have poorer experiences and outcomes in cancer services. However, they lacked evidence and insight to identify specific needs and shape future support.
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