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Design Thinking: A Long Journey to Japan

As customer tastes diversify, businesses are using design thinking more and more to meet demand. GLOBIS is offering a course on Design Thinking as well. But what is design thinking,...

IDEO U – Using Design Thinking to Launch an Intrapreneurial Venture

GLOBIS Partner Faculty Darren Menabney, who has been involved with IDEO U since 2015, shares how design thinking helped it get started. When you hear the term design thinking, you may...

Helsinki: Redefining Urban Growth through Design Thinking

...designated the World Design Capital at WDC2012. The whole year felt like a flow of design events and exhibitions. Helsinki branded itself a design-driven city. Finally, we established the Chief...

Steve Jobs, Zen, and Design Thinking

...was on design thinking—the technique of applying the methodology of a designer to complex problems outside of design. The panel included innovation consultancy IDEO’s Tom Kelley, the father of design...

Design Thinking: Perils and Pitfalls of the Crit

You’ve no doubt heard about design thinking—a practical, step-by-step, user-centric method of solving problems. Though its roots reach back to the 1950s, design thinking was popularized by IDEO in the...

Using Design Thinking to Harness Creativity and Quantum Leaps in Business

...business? One answer might be design thinking, perhaps key for Japan, and a hint for the rest of the world. The “founder” of design thinking, Tom Kelley of IDEO, joins...

How Design Thinking Revived Adidas

...Cristian Vlad Inside the Herzogenaurach HQ It was fascinating to see an accountant mastering the technique of sewing, a designer intern studying new fabrics, master designers engaged in their own...

Three Career Skills You Need to Thrive in the 21st Century Workplace

...toolkit to safeguard your career in 2022 and beyond: critical thinking, storytelling, and design thinking. Critical Thinking: Ask better questions Critical thinking is the ability to objectively analyze and understand...
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Feelyou: A Study in App Design

...Begin with design thinking. Design thinking is a strategy that integrates user need, technological possibility, and business potential. It goes beyond business thinking because it seeks to understand the why...
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Cultivating Innovation as a Designer

Satosi Isiguro teaches Design Thinking at GLOBIS University. Cristian Vlad recently interviewed him about helping clients commit to innovation and pursuing creativity himself as a designer. CV: How do you...