Tag Archives: Boston

Don Norman’s Plea for Design In Business at DMI Boston

As a first time Design Management Institute (DMI) participant, I was pleasantly surprised to see Don Norman give the opening keynote at the Experience Innovation conference in Boston earlier this month. Norman wrote the Design of Everyday Things 25 years ago, and he has served as a advocate for design in business ever since. His […]

Crowdfunding Raises More Than $76K for Homeless Good Samaritan

Honesty pays, thanks to the¬†crowd! A Boston homeless man found a backpack full of $40K… and he returned it! After his kind act, a total stranger created a crowdfunding page for him on gofundme.com. The campaign raised $76K! Talk about a good return on your decision. Crowdfunding raises more than $76k for homeless good samaritan […]

Harvard xDesign Challenge is the fusion of business and design

The Harvard xDesign conference didn’t disappoint. A collaborative effort between Harvard Business School, Harvard Graduate School of Design, and the Boston community, the event featured a speaker series and adjacent workshop in design thinking strategy. The workshop was a welcome exercise utilizing design thinking methods to solve societal problems – the challenge this year focused […]