22 Jul 2016
Link to full article: 10 Design Thinking Tools
This article profiles 10 design tools managers can use to identify and execute opportunities for growth and innovation. Liedtka is an expert on the hot topic of design thinking and how it can be used to fuel innovation and organic growth.
Liedtka’s most recent books are The Catalyst: How You Can Lead Extraordinary Growth (named one of Businessweek’s best innovation and design books of 2009), Designing for Growth: A Design Thinking Tool Kit for Managers (winner of the 1800 CEO READ best management book of 2011), The Physics of Business Growth(2012) and Solving Business Problems With Design: 10 Stories of What Works (2013). Her upcoming book, Design Thinking for the Greater Good, studies design-led innovation projects in government and social sectors.
B.S., Boston University; MBA, Harvard University; DBA, Boston University
Professor Liedtka teaches in the Executive Education programs Design Thinking for Innovative Business Problem Solving and Design Thinking for Innovative Problem Solving: A Step-by-Step Project Course (online).