Agile Design thinking
Would you like to get more out of your Agile teams and innovate more successfully together? With Agile Design Thinking you are able to come up with relevant, original and creative solutions more easily. During this two-day training you will learn the theory behind Design Thinking and in particular the application of the principles in an Agile team. The training is a balanced mix of cases, individual exercises, team exercises and theory. Your team learns how to put the customer at the center which helps them to innovate faster and more successfully!
Design Thinkers look at the world in a different way, they think in terms of possibilities, they get into the mind of the user, they adapt methods to come up with creative solutions and they are not afraid of failure. Design thinking is not only for architects, designers and creative people; it is a set of principles that you could learn to apply and which are valuable to any organisation.
During this training you will learn to:
Think and work as a designer
Develop empathy with your customers
Use different brainstorming techniques
Think with your hands
Develop better solutions
Fail and learn quickly
Design Thinking principles:
Have you become enthusiastic about applying Agile Design Thinking to your team? On request we provide this training for agile teams who want to become design thinkers together with all team members. Register easily for the next course!
Program two-day training
The training days run from 9 am to 5 pm, including a break.
Day 1: Design Thinking #1
During the first day you will become familiar with Design Thinking. It starts with you really applying yourself to the customer and learning the techniques necessary for identifying the customers’ needs and motivations.
- Design Thinking: the origin and principles
- Customer interview and observation techniques
- Defining the problem
- Creative problem solving
- Methods of brainstorming and generating ideas
Day 2: Design Thinking #2
Day two will focus on the process itself and learning how to apply design thinking within your team in a practical manner. Finally, you would be able to bring about change, regardless of the time and the size of the problem.
- Facilitating brainstorming sessions
- Creating prototypes
- Designing for different personas
- Design thinking tools: Google’s Design Sprint en Lean Startup
- Applying Design Thinking to your daily work
This training is valuable and inspiring for Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Agile team members. Upon request we could provide this training for agile teams together with any team members who would like to become design thinkers.
- Maximum number of participants:18
- Lunch included:Yes
- Payment methods:Invoice, iDEAL, CreditCard