The IDEO U Creative Confidence Podcast hosts candid conversations with some of today’s most inspiring change makers, design thinkers, and creative minds. IDEO Partners and IDEO U leaders Suzanne Gibbs Howard and Coe Leta Stafford speak with guests about their approach to leadership, creativity, innovation, and growth. Get insight into their success through personal stories and real-world examples, and learn how to bring a human-centered approach to your own work. Discover more at IDEOU.com.
The Future of Work is Hybrid: Sacha Connor
Learn three things companies and individuals can do to thrive in a hybrid work environment, tactics for combating remote fatigue, and how to build team culture in a virtual setting. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
What is Systems Design?: Melanie Bell-Mayeda
Learn how to map complex systems, identify the layers of a system in order to spot opportunities for change, and ways to manage bias in systems design. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
Presentation Story Arcs: Ann Kim
Learn about the elements of a story, story arcs, why and how to experiment with your story arcs, and examples from the healthcare and entertainment worlds. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
Activating Your Strategy: Jennifer Riel
Taking action on a business strategy is something many people struggle with. Jennifer Riel, IDEO’s global director of strategy, shares how to know when you’re ready to put your strategy into action, three design tasks required to do so, and examples and tips to help you get started. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
Your Master Plan: Chris Wilson
Social entrepreneur, artist, and author Chris Wilson worked hard to go from a life sentence to a life of purpose. He shares lessons on resilience, his principles for success against the odds, and tips for crafting your own master plan. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
Embracing Emotions at Work: Liz and Mollie
Liz Fosslien and Mollie West Duffy, authors of the Wall Street Journal bestselling book No Hard Feelings, say embracing our emotions makes us better at our jobs. They outline a framework for making better decisions by tapping into our emotions and explain how to move from emotional intelligence to emotional agility. View the full recap at ideou.com/blog.
practical tips for work
On several of these episodes I find myself taking notes and learning things to try out at work.
Also like how they often answer questions about how to advance new ideas/change things up.
I love discovering new ideas here
I appreciate the variety of episodes, the super practical takeaways, and Suzanne and Coe Leta’s sincere humility - it’s obvious that they only bring on guests that are authentic and truly care about being a positive force in this world.
What a great resource to get inspiration on how to add creative & feasible tips to daily work life. This is a must-listen podcast for anyone wanting to think outside the box and learn from impactful people across industries.