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Who are we

Polysthetica is a network of designers, researchers, business thinkers and technologists that create experiences to work in the present with an eye on a possible future, a people-focused future.

Helping companies see their abstracted customers, clients, consumers or sectors as people - with needs.

Our focused list of services help companies help people get things done.

What we do


Discover peoples needs as quickly as possible and understand how they value the fulfilment of these needs.

  • Surveys

    Create and manage quantitative online surveys

  • Expert reviews

    Expert advice and best practice recommendations

  • Usability testing

    Tests of various degrees of complexity

  • Enthography

    Engage with your customers in their environment

  • Competitor analysis

    Assess where opportunities may be.

  • Persona development

    Personas facilitate discussion between stakeholders about their users’ needs


Identify where the value can be created, how to catch up with your competitors and even leapfrog them, where you might slow down or speed up.

  • Business requirements

    Your inside knowledge and expertise is fundamental to success

  • Experience maps

    Understand a more complete context of use for your product or service

  • Visions

    Be precise with your ambition

  • Stakeholder workshops

    Discover ideas in an effective way.


Create ideas to provide value in the middle ground between what people want and what you can achieve.

  • User journeys

    Go on an adventure with your users

  • Information architecture

    Structuring datd is the first step to making it useful

  • Wireframe design

    Our wireframes, sketches and prototypes make ideas tangible

  • Prototying and training

    Building concept quickly or perhaps you'd like to try?

  • Task modelling

    Understand the key parts of a customers journey

  • Design workshops

    Uncover insights that will inform the creative process


Wordpress Developer

We need a design savvy, work from home, freelance wordpress developer. No agencies please

iOS Developer

We're looking for an iOS developer to work on music player interface for the iPad. No agencies please

User Tester

We're looking for a junior level tester to faciliate some client-side lab testing for a few days. No agencies please

Visual Interface Designer

We need a designer to take high fidelity wireframes of tools and quickly transform them into details designs based on current trends. No agencies please

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