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New Dutch book: Design thinking. Radicaal veranderen in kleine stappen

Posted by Guido Stompff on March 22, 2018 at 0:18 0 Comments

Did you ever notice that although it is easy to explain design thinking to others, it is damn hard to teach it to them? I discovered this on the go, while I was teaching and coaching students, start-ups and management teams. Maybe hard to believe, but the hardest group are students. They listen, they nod their heads enthusiastically, but their lack of confidences is a genuine killer. Missing information and extreme ambiguity transforms into a drive to analyze everything to death. Design…


Do it yourself – who still needs employees?

Posted by Mario Sepp on January 31, 2018 at 12:31 0 Comments

They are not getting paid, they don’t need an office or a works council. Many businesses wish they had such employees. Surprise – they…


6 key elements for building a real Smart City

Posted by Sanjay Abraham on July 9, 2017 at 20:52 0 Comments

Developing new cities that are well equipped with latest in infrastructure and best in class technologies has become a major initiative across the world today. After all, giving quality of life to the citizens is the biggest responsibility of any government especially in democracies. Many countries have…



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UX Live at London

October 25, 2018 to October 26, 2018
Positioned at the intersection of design and technology, we've created UX LIVE with talks, workshops and LIVE panel discussion running throughout the day, giving you the flexibility to choose the content that interests you, in the way you learn…See More
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James Rock at Aston University Business School

August 29, 2018 from 10am to 1:30pm
SocialUP : Design Thinking for Social Enterprises This FREE seminar and networking lunch is for social economy entrepreneurs, organisations, and their advisors and supporters, as well as those with a wider general interest in Social Design. It is…See More
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SXS | Service Experience South at summer school

July 30, 2018 to August 4, 2018
PLAN. EXPERIENCE. REDESIGN. Service Experience South is a new summer course that allows you to learn about service design from a user perspective.How do you improve and innovate services? Start from experiencing them!It is a learning journey based…See More
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Customer discovery - would love your thoughts

Started by Nikki. Last reply by Arne van Oosterom Nov 30, 2017. 1 Reply

Human-centered design and service work?

Started by Christopher Federer Oct 12, 2017. 0 Replies

Promoting my book

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