Here’s a quick thought experiment to try out at your next design studio: Design a product made to bore, aggravate or offend your customers. Now compare these anti-designs to your actual offering. How similar are they to each other?
It’s Monday and I’m doing my weekly strategic planning. This starts with me writing down 10 goals that, if accomplished in the next 12 months, would be beyond amazing. But there’s been something missing lately from my goal setting. Since most of my goals are for the benefit of the people I love and care […]
Listened to this amazing episode of the Accidental Creative Podcast this morning about a toxic ingredient that’s been sapping energy from a project I’m working on. Accidental Creative Podcast: Commit to Decisions Todd talks about how we tend to want to revisit decisions over and over, which keeps us from making any real progress.. Have […]
In the May 2013 edition of HBR, Robert G. Eccles and George Serafeim demonstrate the need for companies to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) into their core strategic innovation initiatives. At MX Conference 2013, “triple bottom line” was an idea that came up repeatedly. I thought at the time that companies seeking to show […]