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Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying ALibrarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying A
Professional OxymoronProfessional Oxymoron
...
Seven CharacteristicsSeven Characteristics
of Successfulof Successful
EntrepreneursEntrepreneurs
DesignDesign
ThinkingThinking
What is Design Anyway?What is Design Anyway?
What They Have in CommonWhat They Have in Common
The Design Approach!
empathic thinking
identifying the problem before t...
• Identify the problem before the solution
• Understand the users
• Work creatively to identify and develop the solution
•...
Design Thinking
Empathic Design
Prototyping process
Formative and summative evaluation
Ten Tips for AspiringTen Tips for Aspiring
Librarian EntrepreneursLibrarian Entrepreneurs
Next Steps
• Talk to the users
• Talk about the core values
• Talk about the design
• Talk about the “tolerance level”
Add Your Voice To The Conversation
Questions? Discussion!
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron
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Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying a Professional Oxymoron

  1. 1. Librarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying ALibrarian Entrepreneurs: Demystifying A Professional OxymoronProfessional Oxymoron Inspiration, Innovation, Celebration An Entrepreneurial Conference June 4, 2009 Steven Bell – bells@temple.edu Associate University Librarian Temple University
  2. 2. Seven CharacteristicsSeven Characteristics of Successfulof Successful EntrepreneursEntrepreneurs
  3. 3. DesignDesign ThinkingThinking
  4. 4. What is Design Anyway?What is Design Anyway?
  5. 5. What They Have in CommonWhat They Have in Common The Design Approach! empathic thinking identifying the problem before the solution brainstorming process prototyping process formative/summative evaluation
  6. 6. • Identify the problem before the solution • Understand the users • Work creatively to identify and develop the solution • Bottom Line – it’s how designers approach challenges Key Points:
  7. 7. Design Thinking Empathic Design Prototyping process Formative and summative evaluation
  8. 8. Ten Tips for AspiringTen Tips for Aspiring Librarian EntrepreneursLibrarian Entrepreneurs
  9. 9. Next Steps • Talk to the users • Talk about the core values • Talk about the design • Talk about the “tolerance level”
  10. 10. Add Your Voice To The Conversation
  11. 11. Questions? Discussion!

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