GIRI Design Guide

GIRI Design Guide

Robust approach

Establishing a rigorous design process


Getting the team culture right

Investing in design

Reducing error by investing in design


Working with partners transparently, cooperatively and collaboratively

Planning the design work

Creating and agreeing a project-specific plan of design work


Needs and requirements of the brief


Coherent and well-communicated design information

Stakeholder management

Managing and informing everyone involved

Opening up and closing down

The value of not rushing ahead

Contractor input

A sense-check from the contractor’s perspective

Design gateways

Passing the baton forward successfully

Guiding the design team

Value provided by a structured design management approach