A place to practice, A safe environment, A real case study, One-on-one coaching, and accelerated insights. Research, Synthesis, Insights, Strategy and Great Ideas. It's something we're all asked to do nearly every day at our jobs. At The Design Gym, we've been teaching the design thinking process to companies...

One thing we're really proud of here at The Design Gym is that we're a community driven organization. Looking back, it's pretty clear that everything we've built has been done with input and participation of a core community that believes in what we're doing and is willing to pitch in...

Visual Thinking, as you all know, makes you an automatic Ninja. Being able to express your ideas visually makes them more impactful, and more memorable. It's worth getting better at! That's one of the reasons we have a Visual Thinking Happy Hour each month, and...

Right smack in the middle of this video is some solid working-style advice. When I'm truly stuck, I use it. Chunking my day up into blocks, taking out my cellphone and timing those blocks and *not cheating* really helps. The pomodoro technique is one way...

  DonorsChoose.org is ranked year after year as one of the most innovative organizations in the world. We think their insatiable curiosity and willingness to learn is a tremendous contributing factor. The best companies are learning constantly in an effort to push their creative capabilities and...

// Share on Twitter   Share on Facebook The Design Gym is a community at the intersection of learning and creative problem solving. We bring together classes of diverse professionals to work on projects of aspirational organizations – learning by doing. This month's weekend workout focused...

The Design Gym is a community at the intersection of learning and creative problem solving. We bring together classes of diverse professionals to work on projects of aspirational organizations - learning by doing. We recently did one focused on airbnb, because we think it’s a pretty...

How do you get inside the head of your customer? What really motivates them, and how do you reach them where they are? Our current answer is a dual-learning model. We bring companies we've trained in design thinking together with people who are also training in...