The Design Better podcast delivers insights from the world’s most renowned design leaders, empowering teams to transform their practice and build remarkable products. This series is hosted by Aarron Walter and Eli Woolery and brought to you by InVision, the digital product design platform used to make the world’s best customer experiences. Discover more best practices, research, and resources at www.designbetter.com.
John Cleese: A cheerful guide to creativity
We talk with actor, writer and comedian John Cleese about his new book, Creativity: A Short and Cheerful Guide, and also about creative collaboration in the midst of friction, how to be comfortable with ambiguity, and creating boundaries of space and time to get in a creative mode.
Logitech's Jason Mayden: Leading with curiosity and humility
We spoke with designer and entrepreneur Jason Mayden on a wide range of topics, from how a near-death experience in childhood shaped his career and life, to how he maintains his energy and focus, to why being a polymath is an enormous advantage in today’s job market.
Airbnb’s Brian Chesky: Designing for trust
In this interview we speak with Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky, and learn how being a designer has influenced the arc of his journey, leading a company from a 3-person startup to a public company. We talk about what it’s like to design for trust during a pandemic, and the power of having a clear company mission that all can align to.
Google’s Annie Jean Baptiste: Building better products for everyone
We speak with Annie Jean Baptiste, Head of Product Inclusion at Google, about her new book Building For Everyone: Expand Your Market With Design Practices From Google's Product Inclusion Team. We ask her about what spurred her to write the book, along with some of the strategies she uses for researching, designing, and shipping inclusive products.
Author Bill Burnett: Designing Your Work Life
In the wake of a worldwide pandemic and economic catastrophe, we thought it would be timely to bring in an expert who has been using a designer’s mindset to help people reframe their approach to their careers. We speak with Bill Burnett, co-author of Designing Your Work Life, about how adopting a designer’s mindset can help you through your current challenges if you’re searching for work, and how setting aside time for reflection can help you understand what changes you need to make to find a better
Debbie Millman: Revealing what matters the most to designers and creatives
Debbie Millman is the President Emeritus of AIGA and chair and co-founder of the Masters in Branding Program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She is also the host of Design Matters, the pioneering podcast on design and creativity.
We spoke with Debbie about the role that teaching plays in her learning process, and covered a range of topics from ethics in design to the differences between being a designer and an artist.
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This podcast interviews great minds
Surprisingly good info, good job! And the interviewers are really respectful towards the interviewees, they ask good questions and really listen to the answer
LOVE the different perspectives.
Some podcasts won't play
I like the content, but for some reason, sometimes the podcasts won't play. Maybe it's a iOS app problem. But I've been constantly listening to Design Details podcast, and every episode is playable. So...... Is it a format problem?