Entrepreneurial Proficiencies: Essential Tools for Designers and the Future of Work

30 Mar 2017
10:00 am-10:45 am

Entrepreneurial Proficiencies: Essential Tools for Designers and the Future of Work

Amidst rising uncertainty and a swiftly changing environment, creating and sustaining a meaningful connection with consumers is becoming an elusive task. To achieve continued success, companies can utilize the skillset and mindset of entrepreneurs. Design thinking combined with entrepreneurial thought and action, offers designers a problem solving strategy for developing new products, services and solutions. Join Google’s former Executive Director of 30 Weeks, Shana Dressler, as she demystifies the life of an entrepreneur and its effect on the future of design. She’ll share the curriculum she designed which resulted in 50+ designers from 22 countries building 24 products and raising over $4 million in just 2 years.