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Crafting Stepwell: A Future Guided by the Past

By |February 16th, 2017|Categories: Crafting, Designing, Ed Tech|

  At Red Cedar Solutions Group, we’re always ready to take on new challenges. With each project we engage with clients, dive deep into understanding their specific needs, and thoughtfully craft our software to meet those needs Whether it’s our continuous work on MI School Data or our various independent software products, each project uses [...]

Discovery & Design: A Red Cedar Process

By |February 24th, 2016|Categories: Creating, Designing, Discovering|Tags: , , , , , |

When it comes to creating great software, there is no one perfect formula for uncovering the solution you’re looking for. But here at Red Cedar, we’ve come up with an outline of our eight step process to help guide you in understanding the path to your best thinking. While the complexity and exact execution of [...]

“It’s not very hard to be clever.”

By |June 24th, 2014|Categories: Designing, RCSG|

"It’s far harder to be simple, obvious, and meaningful. It’s hard to make something feel like it needs to exist.” I recently came across this quote about design by Jake Barton, founder of LocalProjects, and I thought it captured nicely the goal of design activities at Red Cedar. During the discovering phase of working on [...]