Ebb N Flow of #DEEPdt: divergent & convergent thinking

What type of thinker are you? Creative Thinker? Logical Thinker? Abstract Thinker? Visual Thinker? Systems Thinker? Associative Thinker? Organized Thinker? Intuitive Thinker? It seems there are a lot of different […]

Discover Mode (where, what, or who) #DEEPdt

For me design thinking is a human-centered approach to learning, creating, and doing through EMPATHY. When I created and designed DEEP design thinking (© May 2010), my foundation & inspiration […]

Which comes 1st The Problem or The User?

I hope this is a quick reflective post…  However, I tend to write as I speak in tangents, flowery (as my 7th grade teacher Mrs. Heyburn once commented), and I […]

Creative Commons of #DEEPdt

Sharing the DEEPdt methodology and its mindsets have been at the core of my work since I began designing DEEPdt in May of 2010. Afterall at its inception, DEEP design […]

#DEEPdt #DesignThinking Work @CDC w/ @Leaderslyceum

Snaps from two days working with CDC utilizing Design Thinking around Investing in Early Childhood. A collaborative endeavor through The Leaders Lyceum Sarah Curtis.  Love when there is an opportunity to […]

#DEEPdt My Choice of Surfaces…

For roughly 4 1/2 years, I created and developed the methodology, terminology, and the mess of the process of #DEEPdt. During this time, my designers (students) & I pretty much used […]

Designing Visuals of DEEPdt

I have spoken before on the DEEP design thinking site of my desire to create a brand, logo, and/or images that to me shares the depth of this methodology and approach of design […]

#DEEPdt: Modes—>Methods—>Means

The DEEP design thinking process is designed in the following way:  Modes—-> methods—–> means. MODES: Discover, Empathize, Experiment, & Produce METHODS: are the moments/touchpoints within the Modes, such as Needfinding, Unpack, Synthesis, […]

Working on New Design Concepts 4 #DEEPdt

Dabbling with Photoshop/Illustrator… hoping to settle into a style & content design…  I tend to flare a bit when it comes to things like this…  Time to focus….

A Riff & Ramble on HMW…

Last night I thankfully caught a few tweets between some awesome K12dters Down Under… Philippa N Antipas  Steve Mouldy 1st Follower Reading the tweets and also sharing a couple thoughts with Philippa […]

#DEEPdt “I See You” Challenge

There is way more to come about the #DEEPdt “I See You” Challenge, yet I want to post the below as soon as I remembered too. We are placing the DEEP design […]

Infusion to be better (maybe)

A comment recently passed by me that has made me pause, reflect, and try to understand how I can do better…  I am confronted with things all over the place, […]

What do I do? Do I just apply DT to everything?

You have a pretty good understanding of what design thinking is…  there are definitions galore (that’s a good thing): “….design thinking converts need into demand” Peter Drucker “Design Thinking is […]