After running hundreds of design sprints and training thousands of people across the world, AJ&Smart have a good handle on the most common challenges that people face when attempting to introduce a new process, both personally and within a company.
You might associate the term ‘storytelling’ with fairy tales, children's stories, or the like. You might also picture a storyteller dramatically..
"Design thinking isn't just a methodology, it's a mindset." - Idean
This was the refrain heard 'round the conference. Design thinking isn't just..
As we make more progress with design thinking and it gains continued adoption within the world's most innovative companies, the urgency of how we..
Reimagining consultant-client collaboration with MURAL
The first ever global virtual design sprint was generated from a simple thesis: If design sprints work well with everyone in the same room, could..
Design-led organizations thrive when they instill a culture that makes it safe and normal for their teams to collaborate visually.
Andrew Marti is a Presales Lead at SAP. Our Head of CX, Jim Kalbach, caught up with him to find out more about how his team uses MURAL for sales.
We don't always have the time or resources to conduct a full design sprint - or we just don't need the complete structure of a design sprint at..
Jim Kalbach, Head of CX at MURAL, co-taught a course at the Stanford d.school with project partner Amnesty International. We sponsored the use of..
Design workshops help companies frame challenging problems and find optimal solutions - but what happens when you're on a globally distributed..
The idea of pre-work has existed long before we had a catchy name for it. Think of the list of books your school would give you to read over the..
Looking to improve how your teams work together? Create shared rituals. We talk with David and Mary Sherwin, authors of Turning People into Teams,..
As a facilitator, you have the opportunity to create brief experiences to elevate/punctuate moments throughout a design sprint. These special..
Let’s face it: online meetings can be awkward, especially when you don’t know anyone in the video call. You might still be waking up with your..