Thirst Studios

Digital Design, Development and User Experience Consultacy

Melbourne, Victoria

Australia

thirststudios.com

About Thirst Studios

Thirst Studios is a dedicated team of user-experience designers, thinkers, problem-solvers and technologists based in Melbourne, Australia. Third Studios helps organizations create and improve digital products and websites through research, strategy and design. They are a purpose driven company, that values creating real social and environmental impact through their work.

Thirst Studios has a strong focus on design, usability, web standards and accessibility, but most importantly they employ a user-centered design approach, which means they stay focused on the specific needs of the intended audience throughout the design process.

With a specific focus on the Government, Health and Education sectors, Third Studios' strength, experience and proven expertise in user experience design means they're ideally positioned to assist clients in developing successful, customer-focused solutions.

Thirst Studios was founded on the principle of being socially and environmentally responsible since its creation in 2008. Becoming a B Corporation has felt like a natural extension of our commitment to being responsible citizens of the world. We are excited to be part of an amazing community of businesses that hold themselves to a higher standard, and similar values.

The Change We Seek®

Third Studios' vision is to set the standard for human interaction design. To be a business leader that inspires and builds solutions for a more accessible world.

Thirst Studios is dedicated to thinking responsibly and ethically throughout all areas of their business. They hold themselves accountable for creating measurable, positive impact for the people that use their solutions. Thirst Studios believe that through doing good work, they encourage their clients to also invest in sustainable solutions for their business, and their people and customers.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

May 2017
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

10
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

28
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

14
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

22
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

9
6
Overall B Score
83
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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