​Stephen matthew designs LLC

           UNDERSTAND           VISUALIZE                DESCRIBE                       ACT

LEAD

We serve businesses, their leaders, teams, and decision-makers with partnered Veteran operational designers and planners. We are in the business of mission accomplishment: 


  • Crafting Strategic Design & Planning 
  • Design-Thinking 
  • Human-Centered Design
  • Crisis-Action Planning 
  • Human-Centered Communication

​​The intent of planning is not to eliminate uncertainty but to develop a framework of action within uncertainty, envision a desired outcome, map out ways to effectively achieve those goals, and communicate vision, intent, and decisions--focusing on actionable and achievable results.     

PLAN

"Design is a methodology for applying critical and creative thinking to understand, visualize, and describe complex, ill-structured problems and develop approaches to solve them."



 United States, Field Manual 5-0,

The Operations Process (Final Approved Draft)(Washington, DC: Headquarters, Department of the Army, 2010), 3-1.    

DESIGN

BETTER THAN DESIGN