DESIGN THINKING: TOOLS FOR CREATIVE LEADERSHIP

Presented by: Pattie Belle Hastings, Professor at Quinnipiac University,
and Founder of Mindful Marks

Thursday, February 15, 2018 ~ 9:30am - 12:30pm ~ North Hill, Needham, MA

Sponsored by: CliftonLarsonAllen

 

Program Description

This hands-on half-day workshop will introduce you to methods being used by the top innovation companies. Design Thinking methods can be applied to products, services, processes, and even physical locations. Anything that needs to be optimized for human interaction can be improved using the 5-Step Design Thinking process. You can design the way you lead, manage, create and innovate – you can even design your life.


Program Details

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018
Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm
Location: North Hill, Needham, MA
Cost: $75 per member, $60 for 3 or more, $150 for non-members
CEUs: 3 CEUs for NHA


Learning Objectives

In this session you will:

  • Learn the 5 step process that leads to creative problem solving
  • Connect more deeply with colleagues and clients to uncover opportunities for innovation
  • Transform insights and data into actionable ideas
  • Explore the iterative tools and skills used by designers: empathy for your customers, idea generation, creative
    thinking, visual ways of knowing, problem-solving strategies, rapid-prototyping and collaboration. 


Speaker Bio: Pattie Belle Hastings

Pattie Belle Hastings is the Chair of Interactive Media + Design at Quinnipiac University and the owner of Mindful Marks, a consulting and facilitating service that specializes in Design Thinking, Visual Facilitation, Visual Thinking and Creative Innovation Methods.


More Information and Questions

Please contact Lynn Monaghan, Manager of Education and Events, LeadingAge Massachusetts
617-244-2999 | fax: 617-244-2995 | LMonaghan@LeadingAgeMA.org 



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