Design Strategy has never been more accessible.

After over 10 years of business at verynice, we are making all of the methodologies we've used with 700+ clients available to you. With 9 toolkits and 25 worksheets in total, our step-by-step curriculum and accompanying video walkthroughs help you learn how to build a brand, create a digital presence, and better position an organization.


 
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VALUE PROPOSITION

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INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE

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BRAND STRATEGY & IDENTITY

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USER EXPERIENCE & INTERFACE

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MISSION STATEMENTs

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STRATEGIC PLANNING

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MARKETING STRATEGY

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COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS

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COLLABORATIVE ANALYSIS

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Take your work to the next level.

For $500.00 USD, you have the option to purchase a bundle package that includes an immediate download of all 10 toolkits at once, a custom-tailored 60-minute session with the award-winning design strategist, Matthew Manos, and a printed copy of the toolkits shipped to wherever you are. Upon checking out, a member of our team will reach out, schedule your session, and collect your address for the shipment. Paid downloads of any kind directly support our efforts to develop more tools and experiences for people across the globe. Thank you in advance for helping us to expand our impact in the community.

 

 

This isn’t just talk. This is big impact.

25,000+ toolkits have been downloaded by thousands of organizations, practitioners, and students from 80+ countries. These methods have been leveraged to build hundreds of brands, create digital presences, and better position organizations. Here are some prime examples of how these methodologies have been applied:

 
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Our Value Proposition, Mission Statement, and Strategic Planning toolkits were used to help the American Heart Association define their own strategic positioning and vision for a 15 year timeframe.

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Our Information Architecture and User Experience toolkits have been used to launch dozens of websites, including for Heal the Bay, a non-profit organization that is protecting the coastlines.

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All 9 of the Give All toolkits have been implemented in the Senior capstone course at the USC Iovine and Young Academy in order to help students launch their own businesses and projects into the world.

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Our Brand Strategy toolkit was used in collaboration with Google to re-brand and re-launch the Nobel Peace Prize nominated project, Billion Acts, as a mobile application. The app has served as a catalyst for over 60 million acts of peace.


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Get in touch!

We design and facilitate custom workshop experiences that are tailored to the needs of your team. If you’re interested in learning more about our workshops, get in touch!

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Meet Matthew, the Author of Give All

 
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Matthew Manos is an award-winning design strategist, social entrepreneur, and educator. Matthew is the Founder and Managing Director of verynice, a design strategy consultancy that gives half of its work away for free to nonprofit organizations. Launched in 2008, verynice is known across the globe for being one of the first social enterprises in the design industry. verynice’s clientele includes Google, UNICEF, NASA, and the American Heart Association. To date, verynice has provided access to over $15MM USD worth of services and resources to benefit over 10,000 organizations, practitioners, and students across the globe. Called “crazy or genius” by Forbes Magazine, and named one of seven millennials changing the world by The Huffington Post, Matthew’s pioneering work in the field of social enterprise has inspired thousands of practitioners to engage in socially and environmentally responsible business. Matthew speaks at institutions across the globe, and his work and ideas have also been featured in Entrepreneur, GOOD, Maxim, Inc, Fast Company, Wired, and Business Insider. Matthew is also an Assistant Dean at the USC Iovine and Young Academy.

 

 

Project Credits

Author & Creative Director: Matthew Manos
Content Strategist: Shane Chase
Brand Designer: Sherlan Abesamis
Book Designer: Katie Manos
Editor: Lorie Manos

Spanish Edition Translation: Isabel Diez, Yanira Matienzo, Arturo Becerra (Disruptive Option)

Portuguese Edition Translation: Travis Kupp, Beatriz Lorente

Arabic Edition Translation: Deaa Bataineh (Made of Labs), Prof. Ruba F. Bataineh, Dr. Shouib N. Ma'bdeh , Alaa Obeidat, Dania Dahdoulan, Fatema Hammad , Hind Alkurd, Reham Azzeh, Tariq Mansi, Wajd Nagrash, Zaina Aljarrah

Additional Contributors: Chenoa Cressey, Alexia Chuck, Zach Cohen, Florencia Di Sarli, Jake Dunagan, Marlon Fuentes, Chrystal Li, Alisa Olinova, Olivia Sy, Clarisa Valdez, Anna Zigmond