I’m a business strategist with a focus on the intersection between design thinking and new ventures. Humans first. Always.
Storytelling is critical to get others excited about your designs. Here are a few pieces I’ve written over the years.
To Transform Your Industry, Look at Someone Else’s
Short blog on IDEO.com about designing an analogous research experience for surgeons.
Time to Burst Your Research Bubble
Short blog on IDEO.com about conducting design research outside of one’s comfort zone.
Banish the Big Reveal
Short blog on IDEO.org about involving your client along the entire design journey.
The Emergence of Kenya's Innovation and Technology Ecosystem
Graduate capstone project on the innovation ecosystem in East Africa, specifically Nairobi, Kenya.
Mind the (Skills) Gap
Harvard Business Review piece about the tectonic shifts in America’s workforce after the recession.
Brawn from Brains
Deloitte University Press journal about the tectonic shifts in America’s workforce after the recession.