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Design the Life You Love: Using Design Thinking to See Life a New Way

 

 1 hour

Online • Closed Captioned • 

Design the Life You Love: Using Design Thinking to See Life a New Way

Our life is our biggest project; but there’s no roadmap, and the rules are ever changing. This is where design and design thinking comes to help. We can think about our life, its constraints and opportunities, with tools borrowed from the design world. You can apply these tools to your life, get familiar with them, and use them to solve any problem (at work or elsewhere).

In this Jam Session, learn the basic principles of design thinking to help you think about your life like a designer, playfully and with optimism. Ayse Birsel, Co-founder of New York-based design studio, award-winning product designer and author of the book “Design the Life You Love," along with design strategist Seda Evis, will give you the outline of Deconstruction: Reconstruction design thinking process and its tools to gain new creative thinking techniques.

Topics will cover:

  • What is design thinking and how does design solves problems differently
  • How to deconstruct your life, taking the whole apart and breaking your preconceptions, and reconstruct, making the right choices and putting your life together in a new
  • Express your new life vision, share and prototype

Seda Evis is the Director of Strategy at the award-winning design and innovation studio, Birsel+Seck. Seda is a business strategist and conceptual thinker with extensive experience in technology, operations, planning, design and design management. 

Ayse Birsel is the Co-founder and Creative Director of the award-winning design and innovation studio, Birsel+Seck, and the creator of Design the Life You Love, a coursework and book that teaches non-designers how to create a meaningful life using her design process, Deconstruction:Reconstruction™, and its tools.


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Community Discussion
Judith Lukomski
Judith Lukomski

Loved the book! I look forward to participating in the session. Thank you for your work.

Sunday, Mar 6 7:45 PM EST

Catherine Curtin
Catherine Curtin

I read and loved the book as well. I am so pleased you are hosting a jam session. Thanks so much.

Tuesday, Mar 15 9:36 AM EDT

Allyson Carter
Allyson Carter

Hello Ellevate, I did not receive the link to this webinar (I am registered). Thanks!

Tuesday, Mar 15 12:08 PM EDT

Sam Giannangeli
Sam Giannangeli

Hi Allyson, I just resent your confirmation email. Please email me at info@ellevatenetwork.com if you do not receive it.

Tuesday, Mar 15 12:13 PM EDT

Sable Badaki
Sable Badaki

Does anyone have the link for the session? I have not received mine

Tuesday, Mar 15 12:14 PM EDT

Sam Giannangeli
Sam Giannangeli

Hi Sable, I resent your registration link, as well.

Tuesday, Mar 15 12:15 PM EDT