FUTURE READY: Introduction to Design Thinking



"Design thinking is neither art, nor science, nor religion. It is the capacity, ultimately for integrative thinking” - Tim Brown

Design Thinking is a powerful tool that gives you a new perspective on solving problems and unleashing new ways of thinking. Complementary to existing theories and approaches to business, learning the basic principles of design thinking will help you understand the human side of things. An essential tool for designing better products and services.

What you'll learn:
  • How to define design thinking
  • Basic principles of design thinking
  • Why design thinking works
  • How to apply the basic principles of design thinking for impact
  • A simple approach to putting design thinking into practice
  • How to be more intentional in problem-solving
  • Practical tips, advice and a touch on other helpful tools
  • Toolkits / Worksheets to take away for review, reflection, and re-use!

Who Should Attend:
  • Anyone interested in learning new skills
  • Professionals wanting to develop an understanding of Design Thinking
  • Entrepreneurs interested in human-centred design of business products/services
  • Anyone interested in building a business or product

The Change School GYM is for curious and inquisitive minds with huge learning appetites, and limited time. Our powerful HIITs (High Impact Interactive Training) offer bite-sized learning experiences, designed to help you move forward.

No matter where you are in life or work, our four tracks ensure we've got something for everyone!

Career Compass - "If you cannot find meaning in your life, it is your responsibility to create it".
Looking for a bigger meaning in life? Feeling like you're a little lost in what your purpose is in life? This track helps you find that deeper meaning in life and create the life you've always wanted to live.

Future Ready - "Even the wisest mind has something yet to learn" - George Santayana
To really succeed in todays world you must be in a constant state of adaptation and flexible with growth, your ability to grow and adapt is what will make the crucial difference to where you will catapult in life personally and professionally. This track will help you cultivate the right skillset and mindset for the 21st Century, equipping you to be future ready in a fast changing world.

Lifehack - "Think Effectively. Do Efficiently" - Avinash Narula
Everything to help you get to where you want to be tomorrow. Focus on the work that matters with simplicity and efficiency but effectively. Why wouldn't you want to go down this path of least resistance? Lifehack is contagious so lets pass it on.

Back To Work - "The scariest moment is always just before you start" - Stephen King
Anything and everything to help you get back in the game, back to work. So you've been on a sabbatical? Taken a career break? Or maybe taken a break to raise kids - whatever the deal is, this track will help you move forward with a supportive and value led community whilst also challenging you to get to your best.

Our HIITs run in a variety of formats - from workshops and role play to inspiration talks and roundtable discussions.

Want to find out more? Email us at hello@thechangeschool.com
Wed Sep 14, 2016
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM SGT
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