frog Design’s Turi McKinley sits down with GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group) to discuss problem solving, design research, and answering tough questions during the research phase when designing a product. In her role as the leader of Frog’s design research practice, Turi uses GLG expert interviews to help her team learn about new industries and develop an empathy based approach to users when designing a service.
Meet Nelson, Coupland, and Alice — the faces of tomorrow’s book. Watch global design and innovation consultancy IDEO’s vision for the future of the book. What new experiences might be created by linking diverse discussions, what additional value could be created by connected readers to one another, and what innovative ways we might use to tell our favorite stories and build community around books?
These days there’s a lot of talk – and a lot of executive education – revolving around “design thinking”. Companies like Apple, Netflix, Facebook and others are disrupting industries and business models left and right. And with these developments comes the realization that traditional approaches to problem-solving are no longer enough. So, across industries around the world, attention is shifting to design thinking as an approach for unleashing creativity and innovation in organisations.