Posts tagged "design thinking"

David Kelley on the 8 Design Abilities of Creative Problem Solvers

In our most recent Creative Confidence Series chat, David Kelley, founder of IDEO and the Stanford, and IDEO U Dean Suzanne Gibbs Howard sat down to discuss the core abilities of the most successful design thinking practitioners and personal stories and learnings from David’s friendships with several of today’s most innovative CEOs and leaders. Hear from more innovative leaders on the IDEO U podcast.


6 Tips for Bringing Design Thinking to Your Workplace

Design thinking is no longer a risky new way of working — it’s now regarded by many as a reliable practice for coming up with innovative ideas. And as the practice evolves, it continues to add value to businesses in new ways. But culture and tradition can be difficult to change, even with good evidence. It’s not uncommon for people to struggle a bit with how to bring the mindsets and methods of design thinking into their office and get their team and their boss on board with a new way of working.


Design Thinking in Healthcare

In our Creative Confidence Series chat with IDEO Design Researcher Silvia Vergani and Principal Research Scientist at Verily Life Sciences Danielle Schlosser, we chatted about the challenges and opportunities in healthcare innovation today and how healthcare practitioners can begin to apply a more human-centered approach to their work. When design thinking methodologies are applied to healthcare they lead to a human focus and an openness to generate and test lots of ideas to find more innovative, far-reaching solutions.