Dissertation writing is not an easy task and it is extremely challenging for almost all students. Dissertation writing is the most important part of your degree. It requires dedication, perseverance, ability to do in-depth research and determination. Writing a dissertation is challenging but not impossible if you are provided with professional dissertation help. You should try to facilitate… Continue
I'm in the process of writing a book for Carnegie Mellon University's ETC Press. The book will expand the work started with my recent blog posts, and in practice, the book will be written by posting drafts of sections every couple of weeks to my blog. My goal is to finish the manuscript spring 2010. I will also take advantage of my on-going design projects, workshops, and teaching next semester to give the book an… Continue
Added by Aki Järvinen on September 2, 2009 at 11:00 —
I am really mesmerized with the amount of complex innovation frameworks that have been popping up now and then in books, blogs and speeches.
Some of them have bullets that goes from 1 to 10, others 1 to 36, but the fact is that if we put all together there would be like 700 bullets on a PowerPoint presentation (not counting the duplicates).
In my point of view all of these bullet points are only part of a huge black smoke cloud, like those ninja hiding clouds, strategically blowed… Continue
I mean we all have heard of Innovation processes of large blue chip companies which hire people from crème de la crème Institutes who work to solve problems with the objective to find the next growth path for company or solve economic & society issues.
But what exactly motivates a common man to come up with an Innovative Idea? What Motivates him/her to… Continue
Has the world turned into one big corporation? Are we living by corporate rules and reality? In "LIFE INC. How The World Became A Corporation And How To Take It Back" Douglas Rushkoff traces how corporations went from a convenient legal fiction to the dominant fact of contemporary life.
My week has been peppered with conversations on the use of scenario building as a method of design thinking. This took me back to fond memories of working alongside my inspirational colleague MP Ranjan at the National institute of Design in India who has been pushing the barrow of design thinking and its extensive applications from way before it became a hot topic.
Energetic in mind and manner, Ranjan has been evolving his invigorating, provocative and immensely popular Design… Continue
Added by Meena Kadri on July 17, 2009 at 12:20 —
Just did interview on Radio New Zealand about a camel cart astronomy exhibition by one of my former students from the National Institute in Design of India. So proud of his application of design thinking to popularising science in villages, slums and neighbourhoods in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.