The Harvard Business Review takes a thoughtful look at why Design Thinking works and why it can be thought of as a powerful social technology. Designers are too involved to see it in the business context, but it is good to read about it from a reputable source.
The power of design to change the world in positive ways has been rapidly becoming more understood in the past 20 years. Now City Governments are starting to recognize the need for a Chief Design Officer - Starting with LA.
Vince dropped around to my beach pad in Bondi for a coffee and we took the time to chat about the future of design and how everyone, even business leaders, could benefit from thinking more like designers.