Learn some Conflict Resolution techniques to channel the energy of conflict into constructive disagreement and open exchange of ideas.
Influencing larger decisions that shape strategy starts with facilitating the smallest decisions, including how to incorporate feedback into designs.
There are some Project Management skills that will prove invaluable for the effectiveness of design strategists.
In this post, I’ll talk about how psychological safety is a prerequisite for creating shared understanding.
In this post, I’ll talk about some strategies to help improve strategic collaboration while working in Distributed, Remote or Global Teams.
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
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.
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.
Let’s talk about the importance of vision for creating shared understanding around why are we bringing a product to market in the first place.
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.