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A collaboration canvas for government innovators – Apolitical

Use this framework to design civic innovation partnerships.… 

  • 26. Mar
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A Virtual Crash Course in Design Thinking – Stanford d.school

This is an online version of one of d.school's most… 

  • 25. Mar
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Analogous Inspiration – Design Kit – IDEO.org

To get a fresh perspective on your research, shift your… 

  • 27. Mar
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Body Language – Design Kit – IDEO.org

What you don’t say can be as important as what you do.… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 742
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Brainstorm – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Energize your team and drum up a staggering amount of… 

  • 28. Mar
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Brainstorm Rules – Design Kit – IDEO.org

These seven little rules unlock the creative power of a… 

  • 28. Mar
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Brainstorm tool – Mindlab Denmark

With these two types of brainstorm, you will… 

  • 26. Mar
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Build a Team – Design Kit – IDEO.org

An interdisciplinary mix of thinkers, makers, and doers is… 

  • 27. Mar
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Build Partnerships – Design Kit – IDEO.org

As you move through the Implementation Phase you may… 

  • 28. Mar
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Build Your Own Civic Service Design Tools + Tactics Binder

Making your own Civic Service Design starter binder is as… 

  • 27. Mar
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Bundle Ideas – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Now that you’ve got lots of ideas, it’s time to combine… 

  • 28. Mar
  • 633
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Business Model Canvas – Design Kit – IDEO.org

This handy worksheet can help you think through some key… 

  • 28. Mar
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Capabilities Quicksheet – Design Kit – IDEO.org

You’ve got a great solution, but what is it going to take… 

  • 28. Mar
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Card Sort – Design Kit – IDEO.org

A Card Sort is a quick and easy way to spark conversation… 

  • 27. Mar
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Civic Service Design Posters and Postcards

Share the tools and tactics of civic service design by… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 514
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Co-Creation Session – Design Kit – IDEO.org

The purpose of a Co-Creation Session is to convene a group… 

  • 28. Mar
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Collage – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Having the people you’re designing for make and explain a… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 444
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Concept poster tool – Danish Design Centre

Filling out a concept poster is the first step towards… 

  • 26. Mar
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Concept Poster tool – Mindlab Denmark

Concept development is a process that creates coherence in… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 436
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Conversation Starters – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Conversation Starters put a bunch of ideas in front of… 

  • 27. Mar
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Create a Concept – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Move from a handful of ideas and insights into a… 

  • 28. Mar
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Create a Pitch – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Now that your idea is pretty well set, you’ll want to… 

  • 28. Mar
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Create a Project Plan – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Get organized, understand your strengths, and start… 

  • 27. Mar
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Create Frameworks – Design Kit – IDEO.org

A Framework is a visual representation of a system, and a… 

  • 28. Mar
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Create Insight Statements – Design Kit – IDEO.org

A critical piece of the Ideation phase is plucking the… 

  • 28. Mar
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Define Success – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Sit down with your team and map out what Success looks… 

  • 28. Mar
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Define Your Audience – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Before you dig into your in-context research, it’s… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 599
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Design For Public Good Flipboard magazine

This is a Flipboard magazine dedicated to design and design… 

  • 25. Mar
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Design Kit – IDEO.org

An awesome comprehensive toolkit site created by IDEO.org,… 

  • 27. Mar
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Design Kit – Methods – IDEO.org

Human-centered design is a practical, repeatable approach… 

  • 27. Mar
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Design Principles – Design Kit – IDEO.org

As you build out your ideas, you’ll notice that certain… 

  • 28. Mar
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Design Thinking 101 – NN/G

What is design thinking and why should you care? History… 

  • 25. Mar
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Design Thinking Bootleg – Stanford d.school

The Design Thinking Bootleg is an overview of some of… 

  • 25. Mar
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Design Thinking with Kids

This toolkit outlines a process for design thinking… 

  • 23. Mar
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Designing for Growth Field Book

In this companion guide and stand-alone project workbook to… 

  • 23. Mar
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Determine What to Prototype – Design Kit – IDEO.org

There are so many ways to prototype an idea. Here’s how… 

  • 28. Mar
  • 435
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Development Impact & You Toolkit

This toolkit is a set of practical tools to trigger and… 

  • 21. Mar
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Development Questions tool – Mindlab Denmark

Defining How Might We questions is a simple, but highly… 

  • 26. Mar
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Discover-Design-Deliver approach by SAP Design Services

This resource page highlights the Discover-Design-Deliver… 

  • 27. Mar
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Download Your Learnings – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Now that you’ve got a huge amount of notes, photos,… 

  • 28. Mar
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Downloadable Materials – NYC Civic Service Design Tools + Tactics

All the free downloadable tools, templates and methods… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 536
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Draw It – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Spur deeper and different kinds of conversations by picking… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 437
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Empathy Mapping: The First Step in Design Thinking – NN/G

Visualizing user attitudes and behaviors in an empathy map… 

  • 25. Mar
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Expert Interview – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Experts can get you up to speed quickly on a topic, giving… 

  • 27. Mar
  • 407
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Explore Your Hunch – Design Kit – IDEO.org

A huge part of human-centered design is following your… 

  • 28. Mar
  • 564
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Extremes and Mainstreams – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Designing a solution that will work for everyone means… 

  • 28. Mar
  • 559
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Fast Forward tool – Danish Design Centre

This exercise can be used by large groups to brainstorm on… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 387
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Film & Sound tool – Mindlab Denmark

The presentation of citizens' experiences creates empathy… 

  • 26. Mar
  • 423
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Find Themes – Design Kit – IDEO.org

As you share your learnings, hidden patterns are likely to… 

  • 28. Mar
  • 397
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Frame Your Design Challenge – Design Kit – IDEO.org

Properly framing your design challenge is critical to your… 

  • 27. Mar
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