Monthly Archives: May 2010

May DwD 05.12.10 The Presence Workshop

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The May Design with Dialogue featured The Presence Workshop was hosted by Dexter Ico.

The Presence Workshop is about play and public speaking.  It’s experiential, intensive, and spontaneous; having fun with the serious.  It’s about sensing your self and censoring your self-doubt, because the knowledge you communicate to others is also always felt.  People listen to presence, let’s practice speaking from it.

Design Thinking…What is it really?

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Even my mom is reading about “Design Thinking” in the newspaper, which means it’s gone mainstream. But aside from being a term that empowers designers to act in the business realm and vice versa….what does it REALLY mean? Who is doing an incredible job of defining it? Who is really doing it? Who can explain it in layman’s terms without using the term “design”?

Roger Martin‘s recent presentation on the subject:

Here’s Humantific‘s perspective:

Imagining the Future of Leadership

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A six-week blog series on how leadership might look in the future on Harvard Business Review.