#56 The Designer for Public Services in the Digital Age

#56 The Designer for Public Services in the Digital Age

I first met Lingjing Yin when she attended an #upfront workshop last year I was immediately drawn to her subtle strength, conviction, and service design talent. Since then, Lingjing has also tried her hand at stand-up comedy which you can watch below. Lingjing is a service designer at Future Gov and an adviser to the British Film Institute. She cares about making public services better and here's what she has to say...

Women - you can’t change the world with your legs crossed!

Women - you can’t change the world with your legs crossed!

I’m 5ft 9in. I was tall before most of my tall friends were. Unfortunately, I spent most of my early teenage years trying to be 5ft 5in, trying to be smaller than the boys and trying not to be “lanky”. Tactics ranged from severe shoulder slouching to my head being down at all times, and to my personal favourite - when standing, having my legs entirely crossed at all times.