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Right:A New Design Perspective for Bus. Innovation
Design: Mind the Gap By scott trent
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Similar to a man with no country, Design with a capital “D” has no home; yet, design is a part of many, many disciplines. Big “D” design is a process between disciplines. It... More > is a practice embraced by all fields; but, founded in its own process. It is the space between thoughts, and the actions that dictate the next act. Design thinking is a perspective, an approach, an art, and a life style. It dictates how the world is viewed and provides a tool to address issues beyond the current comprehension. To understand design thinking, you must navigate the space between disciplines, ideas and conventions. To practice Design Thinking you must mind the gap. This book explores Design, Design Thinking, creativity and innovation.< Less
DCCCD Metal Sculpting workbook By scott trent
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A workbook created for a class designed to serve a creative person looking for a new medium of expression, to the accomplished artist who can benefit from the DCCCD extensive work shop, and all who... More > are interested in creating a creative consortium to explore the art of metal sculpting; as well as, the business of art.< Less
The Work of Art By scott trent
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Artists practice the art of being creative every day. Most have spent a lifetime perfecting this unique approach to life. Insights are found in the artist’s process, their actions, their... More > perspective, and approach to problems. The process is easily documentable and each step reproducible. The artist utilizes the creative process to make art, while the designer creates by following the process of design thinking. Design thinking takes the creative process and tailors it to the structured, hierarchal, restricted environment of a business and provides guidance for innovation to occur. This book follows the creation of a work of art. It captures the insights of the artist’s process by describing each step and pulling practical steps across the gap to the ideals of an innovative organization. This book illustrates what must happen for an organization to build a creative culture and produce innovative products and services.< Less
Leap of Faith By scott trent
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This is a parable of an average man, living a common life, and his struggle to pursue an uncommon path in pursuit of his passion.
Innovation Lab By scott trent
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The following is a workbook companion to the book, “Right: A New Design Perspective for Business Innovation.” It provides instructions how to apply Design Think, an Introduction to the... More > Innovation Cube to facilitate the innovation process, and an experiential manual to practice Creative Leadership. This book applies to any organization that must innovate to succeed; it is a user’s guide to Solving Wicked Problems. The booklet continues the exploration of Design as a process to inspire leaders, facilitate innovation, and developing practical applications to help organizations innovate.< Less
coyote2 By scott trent
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The Year I Fed the Coyotes. Innovation is never apparent in convention. Some times you must feed the coyotes. People will tell you it is foolish and dangerous. It is those foolish few that are the... More > innovators.< Less
Thank you By scott trent
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A book of art and appreciation. The ideal book of gratitude and thanks. The perfect gift when an expression of thanks and appreciation are inspired.
Right: A New Design Perspective By scott trent
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This book addresses the practices and challenges of innovation in business. It is for those in large organizations that seek a way to re-imagine how they do business as well as smaller companies... More > looking for competitive advantages. The book proposes a new design perspective which challenges ideas about the “right” way to succeed in business. The ultimate goal is to show organizational leaders the value of creativity, and inspire the right-brain thinkers to expect a position at the boardroom table when innovation is a must. The authors provide an innovation model to work from and guidelines to follow, but ultimately the answers reside in the people and infrastructure designed to promote creativity. Promoting the value of right-thinking at the right time is the primary message and we explain why. Innovation is not magical, mystical or available to the creative few, it is a perspective that must be nurtured, supported and encouraged. This book shows you how.< Less