Tag Archives: Design Thinking

Everyone is a Designer

Did you know that every time you put together a press release, or make a decision about your department’s policies, or choose to post something to this blog, you are designing?  Herb Simon wrote in his book The Sciences of … Continue reading

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Design, Armies and Organizations

Did you realize that the military has explicitly included design as part of its operational doctrine? Why, you might ask? Here’s what they say: “growing uncertainty, rapid change, increased competitiveness, and greater decentralization. Given these trends, our leaders must expect and be … Continue reading

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How to Cure Social Media-Induced Headaches

When we talk to leaders who are considering the use of social media as a part of their organization’s practice, we frequently see a fundamental dilemma forming in their minds.  It usually starts with a statement like:   “Our people … Continue reading

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The Social Smarts of Dunkin Run

Dunkin’ Donuts just launched a new service called Dunkin’ Run. For a quick intro, check out the short video here. Though I am now in an environment where i rarely drink coffee that wasn’t made at home, i worked for … Continue reading

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