A Lean-ish Approach to Innovation

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A Lean-ish Approach to Innovation

  1. A Lean-ish Approach to Innovation Adopting Lean Thinking for a Corporate Setting Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt thomas@srsg.co srsg.co
  2. Thomas Wendt UX Strategist and Researcher ! Founder of Surrounding Signifiers, a strategy and design consultancy ! Background in continental philosophy, psychology, and literary theory ! Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  3. Lean UX is not all that different from plain old UX done well. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  4. Innovation labs spawn mad scientists. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&docid=Hhn8W7mPYw5IM&tbnid=X388i42hiDhnbM:&ved=0CAUQjRw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.basilsblog.net %2F2013%2F01%2Frur.html&ei=Er92Uu2oMK6gsASB0IDABw&bvm=bv. 55819444,d.cWc&psig=AFQjCNGRK74pjpSTiG8Pz0VqDlLqHiekOQ&ust=1383600228645092 @thomas_wendt
  5. Build Measure Learn Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  6. “Labs” are ideal settings. Real innovation happens in the real world. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c3/Raphael_School_of_Athens.jpg Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  7. Y L L A O Measure Build U D ! T S C O G A T IN U E H O AV T Y H E S E H T Learn Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  8. There will always be bosses... Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  9. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  10. You’re forced to recognize disorder and uncertainty. http://jennymackness.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/jackson-pollock.jpeg Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  11. Rethink the UX process. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers http://www.boxesandarrows.com/files/banda/card_sorting_a_definitive_guide/ designProcessDiagram.jpg @thomas_wendt
  12. The truth is (not) out there. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers http://www.chrisdevlinwrites.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/x_files_30.jpg @thomas_wendt
  13. There are MANY truths. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  14. Lean thinking is actually about thinking. http://norsight.connectivitybiz.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Thinking-ManStock_000005908297Medium11.jpg
  15. Sketching is simply thinking on paper. http://media.smashingmagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/IMG_1334.jpg Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  16. Everything is a secret. http://theinsuranceblogger.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/black-box.jpg Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  17. Give users something to use. Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  18. Corporate compulsions. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/1b/OCD_handwash.jpg Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  19. Abductive thinking. http://dthsg.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/abductive.png Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt
  20. Thanks! Thomas Wendt Surrounding Signifiers @thomas_wendt thomas@srsg.co srsg.co

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