Apps: What You Experience Is Only the Tip of the Iceberg

We’re taking you beneath the surface to reveal the true cost of creating an app that adds value to people’s lives.

POWERSHiFTER Joins the Carbon Neutral Club

Our team is proud to join the fight against climate change by going carbon neutral.


Who Should You Partner With on Your Next Digital Product?

In this white paper, we'll help you understand the benefits and drawbacks of dev shops, creative agencies, business consultants, and digital product design studios so you can find the right team for your project.


Is No-Code Right for Your Digital Product?

Use this handy getting started guide to find out when to use no-code/low-code.


Profit Sharing through Transparency: How POWERSHiFTER Structures Our Bonus Pool

We’re sharing our journey to help other agencies who may be considering their own program.


Betting on Ourselves: The Future of Luxury Watch Shopping

As a digital product shop, we’ve built hundreds of applications for clients. Now, it's time to do it for ourselves.


Low-Code/No-Code: The Right Tool for the Job

The need for software engineers has exploded. Could low-code/no-code platforms be the solution?


Growth Mindset: New Roles to Take POWERSHiFTER & luxxee to the Next Level

We believe in growing our team and are excited to announce new roles within leadership.


Unsplash: Disrupting the Stock Photo Industry

How one company turned a side-of-desk hustle into a multi-layered business model.


Webinar: Rethinking CX Needs in 2021

We'll show you how to apply Lean Service Design to your CX strategy this year.


POWERSHiFTER Wins UX for Product at the VanUX Awards!

We're thrilled to receive recognition for our project with Delta Controls.


A Crash Course in Agile Product Design from Leading EdTech Experts

COVID-19 shone a spotlight on an industry that desperately needed a digital transformation.


3 Ways Clients Benefit from a Strong Company Culture

A company's culture can be its most powerful tool to keep clients and staff happy.


The Advent of Lean Service Design in the Age of COVID-19

Pivoting from larger engagements to smaller ones focused on business outcomes.



We're thrilled to join the MAPLE Business Council to foster stronger economic ties with the U.S.


POWERSHiFTER CEO Elected to the ICA’s Board of Directors

The ICA represents the latest and most influential businesses in Canada.


4 Tips to Select an AI Project That Is Not Set to Fail From the Get-Go

Data science expert and guest blogger, Hamid Omid, shares his expertise.


What is Firebase and why our engineers (and clients) are fired up about it

When speed and quality are critical to app development, leverage existing technologies.


A New Way to Write RFPs

In part 3 of the 3-part series, we highlight ways to refine, refresh, and reimagine the process so you can find the agency that’s right for you.


Think an RFP Is Your Only Option for Hiring an Agency? Think Again.

In part 2 of the 3-part series, we highlight five effective strategies you can use to find a qualified partner for your next project.


4 Reasons Why Great Agencies Aren’t Responding to Your RFPs

In part 1 of the 3-part series, we’re going to identify some common problems with requests for proposals.


5 Problems With Relying on Zoom During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Zoom has been a lifeline for many businesses during a time of rapid transition, but we're learning it has some serious drawbacks for users.


Why Stand the F Back?

A look at why provocative swag was our solution in assisting the fight against COVID-19.


Applying Service Design Principles During a Pandemic

A look at how grocery stores have changed shopping behaviours in response to COVID-19.


POWERSHiFTER CEO accepted into Forbes Agency Council

Forbes Agency Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Executives in Successful Public Relations, Media Strategy, Creative, and Advertising Agencies


POWERSHiFTER Featured as a Top Agency in Canada According to Clutch!

For the second year in a row, POWERSHiFTER has been voted a top Canadian digital product studio by client feedback.


Unsure Whether to Keep Digital Product Development In-House?

Why Outsourcing Digital Product Design Will Benefit Your Organization


The Human Touch: How Empathy in UX Enhances CX

The importance of UX within the context of CX when customers engage with your products and services.


Behind the Screens: How Trivago Won Travel by Simplifying

Trivago’s winning combination of simplified design and advanced web tech.


Service Design Thinking, Simplified

Looking at how simplicity impacts service design, and how these two philosophies go hand in hand for great UX.


We're Experiencing The Era of Productization.

How Many Products Did It Take to Get from Vancouver to Barcelona?


Grow Your Online Revenue eBook Excerpt

UX Researching Your Way to Better E-Commerce Experiences


Why We’ve Made "Simple" Our Mandate for Product Design

How to tame the enemy known as complexity. Improving profits, liveability, and satisfaction for your products and services.


A Simple List of Good Reads - Feb 12th, 2019

Our By-Weekly list of what's got our team excited in the product space.


Ranked 2019 Leader in Product Designers by Clutch

POWERSHiFTER Ranked 2019 Leader in Product Designers by, a leading B2B research, ratings, and reviews platform