Hi @AndreaSchneider. Noticed that you were a forerunner of design thinking in public sector here – something that I’m really interested in I wanted to reach out and make a connection, as well as to seek your opinion: Is design thinking approach no longer currently practiced in the US government? Was it like a passing fad?
Thank you for your request, I like your questions a lot. I also have a lot to say about Design Thinking, Human-Centered Design and similar frameworks in the public sector. I was fortunate to find some other similar thinkers in Europe who made a huge difference in feeling less isolated and seeing how my thinking had a “home,” much more…[Read more]
Thanks for your thoughtful reply Andrea.
I’m a big fan of Nesta and DDC, and learned a lot from their open sharing. I certainly hope so that design thinking is not a fad. A public policy director I worked under before once mentioned that even if the term design thinking fades away, the need for public services and policy to be centered on the…[Read more]
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