Workplace Innovation – the Work Environment matters
Letter to the Participants of “Co-Creating Solutions for Our Opioid Epidemic: Part 1 – Think Cafe”
Great reminder on key factors that can really facilitate better creativity and productivity, #3 – 5 especially! Each person is different and thus the dynamic of any team is unique, finding ways to help facilitate successful collaboration is important. Here’s a prime example where once you have the knowledge of the design process for Service […]
So what’s in a Show’n Tell/Critique?
To Everyone who participated in last night’s event… Courage Last night was truly incredible. I know some of you came feeling depleted and probably skeptical of what we could bring to you, asking yourselves “How Might We be of service to you.” I want to thank you on behalf of all of us here, for […]
IES – Innovating for Employment Success – Pilot Program, Test group 2
At our bi-monthly to monthly meetups, we often plan for Show’n Tell/THink Cafe events for our members to contribute and share something they’re interested in, whether what they’re working on, or have done. It’s a great way to get some #DesignThinkers to add to your ideas or solutions when you need it, or it can […]
We Jammed and We Innovated!
IES – Innovating for Employment Success – Pilot Program, Test group 2 And that’s a wrap!! We did it! 18 participants, 10 different countries, divided into 4 teams working to solve “wicked problems” for 4 local organizations through the Innovating for Employment Success Workshop with MosaicBC. Next week, the City of Vancouver, Zaber Technologies, and […]
We got through our first ever Global GovJam with smiles and two plausible public service concepts that we all wished were real! Of course there were a few small hiccups along the way, from planning logistics to participants not being able to commit to both days last minute, which meant some teammates were left solo […]