How does design thinking work in practice? Leaders at Stanford Universitys d.School claim that "Design thinking is a methodology for creative problem solving. What happens when the real-world problem that youre trying to solve is landing a job in technology?
Before this session: How do I land that next job in technology? said the Career Changer
After this session: How might we design a process for finding that next job in technology? said the Career Changer armed with Design Thinking
In this session: Well explore the process of applying Design Thinking to career development. The presentation will be focused on advancing your career in technology regardless of your current skill set or level of experience.
This presentation is open to anyone who is looking to advance their career in technology. All you have to do is register & show up. Well take it from there. Only one request Please arrive with an open mind.
About the Presenter:
Adrian Cunanan is the Director of User Experience of Blue Mesa Health - A healthcare startup delivering digital behavior change programs to support the prevention diabetes & other chronic diseases. Raised in the Silicon Valley, he had an immersive experience with technology that would lead to a passion for design. His ongoing professional development includes education from General Assembly, Parsons School of Design - The New School, The Product School, & Stanford University spanning topics in Design, Product Management, & Entrepreneurship. Adrian was co-founder of a healthcare startup, ThriveStreams, that was in the Winter 2016 Cohort of the Blueprint Health Accelerator in New York City. Adrian Cunanan has a BS in Economics with a minor in Computer Science from UC Irvine.