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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops

Problem Framing for Strategic Design

In this post, I’ll deep dive on some problem framing techniques that can help you get team alignment by creating clarity of what problems they are trying to solve

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops

Strategy and Thought Leadership

In this post, I argue why Thought Leadership is a critical skill for designers to become good strategists who are better prepared to influence business decisions.

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops

The Need for Quantifying and Qualifying Strategy

In this post, I talk about the need of quantifying and qualifying strategy while making a case for a set of tools that helps teams find objective ways to value design solutions to justify the product experience investments in that bring us ever closer to our vision and goals.

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops

Strategy and Prioritisation

In this post, we will talk about how to prioritisation can help us focus on what is important, steering us ever closer to our vision and goals.

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Design Strategy Design Thinking Talks & Workshops

Strategy and the Art of Creating Choices

In this post, I’ll talk about how can designers step up to the plate and become skilled facilitators that help teams with creating choices.

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Design Strategy Design Thinking Talks & Workshops

Strategy and Facilitating Good Decisions

In this post we talk about how designers and strategists can respond, prod, encourage, guide, coach and teach as they guide individuals and groups to make good decisions that are critical in the business.

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Design Software

Watch “How to Break Free of the Feature Factory” with John Cutler

John Cutler looks at 12 Signs You Are Working in a Feature Factory, talks about some hard conversations to be had, and how psychological safety is a prerequisite to escaping the build trap.

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops User Experience

Strategy and the Importance of Vision

In this post, I’ll talk about strategy and the importance of vision, especially while creating shared understanding around product vision.

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops User Experience

Storytelling for Facilitation and Discussing Design

In this post, I’ll make the case for the need of incorporating storytelling in your facilitation toolset for better idea generation, discussing design, and creating shared understanding.

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Design Strategy Talks & Workshops

Strategy, Facilitation and Art of Asking Questions

In this post, we will deep dive on art of asking questions to ensure teams are making good decisions and paddling on the same direction […]