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Facilitation
Autumn

For Creative Leadership

Take your facilitation skills to the next level, supported by our coaches. In our dynamic two-day course, you’ll hone the skills you need to guide innovation and service design in business. And you’ll explore how to manage different personality types.

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9th – 10th Oct
09.00 – 17.30
Central London

Design Thinking Fundamentals
Autumn

Fundamentals

Learn the core principles of service design and design thinking in this introductory course. In two fast-paced days, our expert coach will explain the theory and guide you as you put it into practice.

 

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23rd – 24th Oct
09.00 – 18.00
Central London

Design Thinkers
Autumn

Bootcamp

Join us on our intensive Bootcamp and you’ll explore every stage of the design and innovation cycle. You’ll build your knowledge across five fast-paced days, from user-centric research to prototyping ideas to the final pitch.

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6th – 10th Nov
09.30 – 17.30
Central London

Design Thinkers
Spring

Bootcamp

Join us on our intensive Bootcamp and you’ll explore every stage of the design and innovation cycle. You’ll build your knowledge across five fast-paced days, from user-centric research to prototyping ideas to the final pitch.

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26th Feb – 2nd Mar
09.30 – 17.30
Central London

Facilitation
Spring

For Creative Leadership

Take your facilitation skills to the next level, supported by our coaches. In our dynamic two-day course, you’ll hone the skills you need to guide innovation and service design in business. And you’ll explore how to manage different personality types.

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5th – 6th Mar
09.00 – 17.30
Central London

Design Thinking Fundamentals
Summer

Fundamentals

Learn the core principles of service design and design thinking in this introductory course. In two fast-paced days, our expert coach will explain the theory and guide you as you put it into practice.

 

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14th– 15th May
09.00 – 18.00
Central London

Design Thinkers
Summer

Bootcamp

Join us on our intensive Bootcamp and you’ll explore every stage of the design and innovation cycle. You’ll build your knowledge across five fast-paced days, from user-centric research to prototyping ideas to the final pitch.

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18th – 22nd June
09.30 – 17.30
Central London

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We have a long track record of designing customised courses for business. You can tailor any of our open courses for your organisation. Ask us to run a one-off stimulus workshop, train your leaders in design thinking or help you build an innovation culture across your business.

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Finding brilliant people


Finding brilliant people

Madelaine Cooper

Long Read

Remember that bit of business psychology called The Halo Effect? Recruiter Madelaine Cooper isn’t talking about divine apparitions, but the fact that if an organisation appears to be attractive from the outside it can predispose candidates to overlook any negatives. If it was true it would be easy to get brilliant people to work for you.

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How design thinking connects different worlds

How design thinking connects different worlds

Ezri Carlebach

Long Read

Design has its own particular culture, just as business does. And so do ‘sub-cultures’ like 1970s punk rock. This might sound like the start of a corny joke, but what would happen if a punk rock band, an anthropologist and a couple of MBAs walked into a bar? And how does it help organisations to solve problems? Ezri Carlebach sets off to find the punch line.

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Welcome Holly

Welcome Holly

Mel Taylor

Long Read

Holly May Mahoney has just joined as our new Design Lead here at Design Thinkers Academy in London. Mel Taylor, our Marketing Director, catches up with her at her new desk to find out about her creative adventures so far and what she’s planning next.

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All of our coaches are practitioners at the frontline of business and design. We love what we do and we'd like you to meet one of our very own.


 MEET ARNE VAN OOSTEROM

Arne is one of the founders of the Design Thinkers Academy. We love his creativity, business acumen and warm personality. To find out more about him, head over to the blog section.

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