A Defense of ‘Product’ in the Age of ‘Experience’

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‘Design thinking’ has been a trending topic of conversation in business circles of late including here at Clearworks. While we are certainly proponents it’s also important not to forget first principles and Fast Company recently published a short but compelling defense of ‘product thinking.’ In effect, the core experience of a product is the problem …
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IBM and Design Thinking

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Fast Company hosted a huge Innovation Festival this past November in NYC and I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to participate. It was a five day event that included site visits to innovative companies all over NYC. One of my favorite site visits was the Design Camp session at IBM. The session was …
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Top 10 Innovation Infusions: D.School Crash Course

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Our Top Ten Innovation Infusions are fun and effective actions you can use along with your other innovation efforts. Most are quick and easy, some require a little more planning, but all of them are great ways to infuse innovation into your team, whether you are embarking on a larger innovation culture shift or are …
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