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Shahid Khan
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Three (3) tips to make meetings enjoyable and productive?
Two things that drain any company's passion/energy are: 1. Useless & emotionally boring meetings (we spend 40-70% time in such daily meetings) 2. Insane use of text filled powerpoint that puts participants to sleep within 3-minutes (indication: mobile phone...
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Human Face Of Big Data Film on PBS (Wednesday, February 24 at 10 pm (9 pm Central)
The award-winning “The Human Face of Big Data”
documentary—which SAP sponsored—is broadcasting nationally in the United States
on PBS this Wednesday, February 24 at 10 pm (9 pm Central) right after their
most popular show, Nova. As
a national broadcast, mos...
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Design Thinking Driven Building Design
Here is a fascinating TED talk by Ole Scheeren sharing how his firm design iconic building in Shanghai, Singapore, Berlin and London. What surprised me was his empathic human-centered design approcah (also known as Design Thinking) to create memorable build...
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Analog Leadership vs. Digital Leadership From Design Thinking Concepts
A friend shared this table with me, a while ago. I think it is very useful to look at the Design Thinking driven leadership/management practice traits outlined below. Design Thinking mindset can define & should define all roles in any company to embed conti...
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Design Thinking Insights Applied to Remittances Company
Checkout www.transferwise.com . These folks have found the real need of immigrants who send money to their loved ones to home countries. A while ago at PayPal, using design thinking uncovered that immigrants from Mexico only cared about the exchange rate mi...
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40 Tools in 20 Minutes: Hack your Marketing from Eric Leist
40 Tools in 20 Minutes: Hacking your Marketing Career from Eric Leist
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Creativity Inc. by Ed Catmull: A book review
Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration by Ed Catmull My rating: 5 of 5 stars A tour de force work by creating, living, practicing and improvising a world class creative company culture at Pixar & Disney Anim...
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The Design of Business: Book Review
The Design of Business: Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage by Roger L. Martin My rating: 4 of 5 stars A must read for any leader & corporate boards who are challenged with growth in current times and need to transform their companies into...
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Playtix.com | Did the idea originate from Design Thinking application?
Plytix is an interesting company that is targeting the ability of brands to track their product performance above and beyond google analytics. The question is what informal or formal did Design Thinking play in the founders discovery of the target customer ...
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Hackathons Lack Design Thinking
The following article from FastCompany articulates some of the shortcomings of hackathons disguised as real innovation. One added dimension is the lack of original Design Thinking application during the hackathons. Because there is not enough time to develo...
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