Design affects every aspect of our lives. Bad design affects us badly - good design feels so right it can be taken for granted and even unnoticed!
Some environments are more design oriented than others - offices are a case in point. Architecture, furniture, technology, interior design and other design elements can combine to enhance creativity and productivity.
I came across this film on the OnOffice website, put on YouTube on 5 June 2013. It's about the importance of 'making' at school - with a view to a design career - or any other career for that matter!
Making means doing. And doing is what work is about. Therefore making at school helps you prepare for a career - especially in design. See what other people think... here's the link.