Creating diversity in the workplace isn’t just a politically correct exercise. Diverse organizations are proven to consistently deliver better results.Read More
A few weeks ago Harvard Business Review published an article by NYU professor Natasha Iskander that talked about how design thinking is sometimes viewed as a “poorly defined” knock-off of real design.
This viewpoint has surfaced before. Many critics of design thinking strategies argue that it is “real design,” and that only true designers can, and should, do design.Read More
Fast and furious — that’s the goal for business today. The relentless pursuit of agile transformations, the desire to be disruptive, and the need for rapid iterative deliverables is all tied to speed. It all comes down to being innovative, and if organizations hesitate in this process or move too slowly, they miss perishable opportunities to grow their business and generate more customer value.Read More
The rise of design thinking in the heart of business strategy
Customer-centricity is the business buzzword of the day — and that’s good news for designers. Every business conference, industry report, and study of CEO strategy shows executives are trying to figure out how to create a more customer-centric culture so that they can deliver more value to customers, the business, and their shareholders. Just ask Jeff Bezos.Read More