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Here is the latest buzz on “design thinking” and related topics from sources we trust. Enjoy!

Humantific & TeamLabs

February 20, 2018, 5:02 pm –   Complexity Navigation in Spain Modeling today and the tomorrow. We had a great week in Spain working with Felix Lozano and his team at TeamLabs an experimental university in Madrid and Barcelona for “teampreneurs”. Working on a joint executive i... [ Read the full story ... ]

Snark about Bark

February 15, 2018, 4:41 pm – I’m rolling my eyes at this article about successful dog toy company, Bark. Specifically: Bark’s design process begins with research. Packed in every BarkBox sent to 600,000 subscribers is a survey questioning dog parents about their beloved canin... [ Read the full story ... ]

Customer Satisfaction at the Push of a Button

February 13, 2018, 5:51 pm – Image from HappyOrNot.com homepage The New Yorker profiles HappyOrNot, the company that makes those kiosks to measure “satisfaction” (you may have seen them in airports or malls, they have a few colored buttons with different happy/unhappy faces).... [ Read the full story ... ]

Rituaalit uusiksi? Organisaatiokulttuuri muuttuu konkreettisin askelin

February 13, 2018, 2:21 pm – Moni johtaja ja esimies kamppailee organisaatiokulttuurin muutostarpeen parissa. Yrityksen rituaalit ovat voimakkaita organisaatiokulttuurin ilmentäjiä ja rakentajia. Moni johtaja ja esimies kamppailee organisaatiokulttuurin muutostarpeen parissa.... [ Read the full story ... ]

How Louis Theroux asks questions

February 12, 2018, 10:31 pm – From 2016, here’s a great video by Ryan Hollinger analyzing how documentary filmmaker asks questions, builds rapport, uncovers information. This video doesn’t get into one of my personal favorites of Louis’s superpowers – that he ignores negative ... [ Read the full story ... ]

Complexity Navigation in Denmark

February 12, 2018, 5:34 pm – Humantific in Denmark: We had a great week in Copenhagen and Aarhus working with the faculty of the Danish School of Media & Journalism and in the middle giving a public talk. Lots of interest in Complexity Navigation as a set of future work skill... [ Read the full story ... ]

Advice for an Anthropologist Breaking into Business

February 5, 2018, 4:04 pm – by , Swiss Re "How do I make ethnography relevant to my company?" This was the question that I took to Tracey Lovejoy (co-founder of EPIC, former Senior Manager at Microsoft, and founder of Lovejoy Consulting); Christian Madsbjerg (founder of ReD ... [ Read the full story ... ]

IIT faculty and PhD student led a section at the National Council for Science and the Environment Conference

February 2, 2018, 5:26 pm – Last week, Andre Nogueira (PhD 2019) and Dr. Weslynne Ashton, associate professor at IIT Stuart School of Business, led a workshop at the National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) 2018 Conference in Washington DC. The goal of the wor... [ Read the full story ... ]

ReThinking DesignThinking in Madrid

January 25, 2018, 4:30 pm – Humantific at TeamLabs   GK VanPatter, CoFounder of HUMANTIFIC and NextDesign Leadership Network in New York will give a public talk on ReThinking Design Thinking at the experimental university campus TEAMLABS in Madrid on Wednesday February 7. Th... [ Read the full story ... ]

ReThinking Design Thinking

January 16, 2018, 11:03 pm – Coming Soon! Long in the making and long overdue, Humantific will publish ReThinking Design Thinking / Understanding the Future That Has Already Arrived coming up in 2018. Our readers will know that this community sensemaking initiative has spanne... [ Read the full story ... ]

Doing Design Research in a Cognitive World

January 12, 2018, 4:41 am – EPIC2017 Platinum Panel Moderated by: (IBM) Panelists: (IBM), (Nissan Research Center), (ReD Associates) & (Intel) Overview Increasingly, experiences are being created that incorporate augmented intelligence, promising to make us smarter, more eff... [ Read the full story ... ]

Ethnography in Agile Contexts: Offering Speed or Spark?

January 12, 2018, 4:29 am – EPIC2017 Platinum Panel Moderated by: (Fjord) Panelists: (Google), (HEC Montréal), (HEC Montréal), (Beyond Curious) & (dscout) Overview This panel explores perspectives that emerge from the intersection of ethnography and agile methodologies—from ... [ Read the full story ... ]




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