What should I keep in my Backpack during Design Research?

  1. Critical Clothing: Waterproof dark-colored wind-breaker, Travel Towel, Flip-flops, Disposable Rain Poncho

  2. Bathroom Kit: Battery-powered razor, Lightly-scented deodorant, Toothbrush + Toothpaste, Small Sun Block

  3. First Aid Supplies: Pain-killers, Anti-histamine, Motion Sickness Pills, Melatonin, Antibacterial Lotion

  4. Electronics: Powerful LED Flashlight, Power-charging block for Cellular Phones, Universal Power Adapter, Feature phone for local sims, Audio Recorder, GoPro camera, Conversation Starters

  5. Conversation Starters: Cigarettes, Deck of Playing Cards

  6. Paperwork: Business Cards, Work Invoice, Notebooks, Post-it Notes, x2 Waterproof Pens, x2 Sharpie Pens

  7. Extras: Waxed Canvas bag, High-protein Snacks (5-10), Plastic Bags