Building empathy & broadening perspective happens by engaging with people with different backgrounds. Melissa Wong shares how she's been thinking about it. ...

We're thrilled to announce that we're looking to expand our team of Lead Trainers! The role of a Lead Trainer is a combination of strategist, front of room trainer and project/client relationship manager. Engagements include teaching public workshops (3-hour evening and 1-2 day sessions); leading corporate training...

By Anya Kandel This week’s blog post was contributed by TDG friend and community member Anya Kendal. Anya has spent much of her career focused on innovation strategy, including 3 years helping build innovation capacity at Gap Inc. This blog post, originally published on Faster Than...

One of our peer advisors told us once that the early years of childhood can often be used as a good metaphor for a new business or startup. An age when every year brings new experiences, unlike any you’ve had before. The years when you...

Stocking stuffers for the creative ‘Tis the season for holiday parties, hot toddy’s and buzzfeed-style gift guides. And here at The Design Gym, we have a burning passion for awesome shit. So we’ve decided to join in on the holiday cheer and create a shopping list...

How to Best Integrate Design Thinking Into Your Organization Let’s face it, as with anything new, it’s easy to fall in love with design thinking and want to apply it to every challenge you come across. As a leader in an organization that’s adopting design thinking,...