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HOW DESIGN THINKING APPLIES IN EVERYDAY LIFE

Posted by Karen Grossman on Aug 1, 2017 12:17:17 PM

You may have heard a lot about Design Thinking lately, but what exactly is it? Phyllis L. Fagell describes in an article in The Washington Post how design thinking is “a method of problem-solving that relies on empathy, observation and careful listening.” It’s a concept she has used for tricky parenting situations, observing her child to know what works best with his personality. She describes how it can help raise resourceful kids because the approach doesn’t lead to one right solution, but instead testing several ideas to find what works best.

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Topics: Online Courses, Design Thinking