65 episodes

Now in its second year, the Dallas Design Sprints podcast features some of the very best practitioners, designers, developers and thought leaders from around the world. Give it a listen on Anchor, iTunes, Spotify or wherever you enjoy listening to good vibes.

Dallas Design Sprints Podcast Robert Skrobe

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Now in its second year, the Dallas Design Sprints podcast features some of the very best practitioners, designers, developers and thought leaders from around the world. Give it a listen on Anchor, iTunes, Spotify or wherever you enjoy listening to good vibes.

    DDS Podcast #64 - Pierre Delinois, Sr. Manager of HR Product Development at Asurion

    DDS Podcast #64 - Pierre Delinois, Sr. Manager of HR Product Development at Asurion

    On this episode of the Dallas Design Sprints podcast, we're featuring Pierre Delinois.  He's a senior manager of HR Product Development at Asurion based out of Nashville, Tennessee.

    Listen to this episode on iTunes:  https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    I invited Pierre to talk about his journey with transforming HR into a product organization, starting way back in 2017.   He explains how he introduced Design Sprints, Design Thinking, and the Learn Startup methodology into the HR function, as well as building expertise and credibility (through partnerships with product managers, designers in our organization, and influential early adopters in HR) .

    He also showcases how he delivered quick-wins to teams at the project-level, using an operational process leveraging metrics, backlogs and service offerings with an end user focus.

    Hope you enjoy the show!

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    Meet Pierre:

    "I apply product management principles, human-centered design, and quantitative analysis to help teams create break-through innovation across products, experiences, team performance, and business process.  I'm a curious creative, passionate problem solver and life-long learner."

    Where can I go to find out more about Pierre?
    LinkedIn -  https://www.linkedin.com/in/pierredelinois/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/pierredelinois
    Medium - https://medium.com/@pdelinois

    Listen to the Dallas Design Sprints podcast at ...
    iTunes: https://apple.co/2C4yBHC
    Spotify: https://youtu.be/2qwqR6QJmzk
    YouTube:  https://youtu.be/MnJCCSSxxk8
    Overcast: http://bit.ly/2SIZhTN
    Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/p77y

    Say hello to Dallas Design Sprints online!
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/33202339/
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/DallasDesignSprints/
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/dallas_sprints/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/Design_Sprints
    Pinterest - https://www.pinterest.com/dallasdesignsprints/
    Reddit - https://www.reddit.com/r/designsprint/
    Website - https://www.dallasdesignsprints.com/


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    • 40 min
    DDS, Episode 63 - Dana Publicover, Founder of Tiny Piñata and Author of 'Empathy at Scale'

    DDS, Episode 63 - Dana Publicover, Founder of Tiny Piñata and Author of 'Empathy at Scale'

    We're kicking off the year with a brand new podcast episode!  I'm very happy to have Dana Publicover, Founder of Tiny Pinata and author of the new book 'Empathy at Scale' join us on my 50th birthday!   

    Listen to this episode on iTunes:  https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    Dana and I talk about the new book and her own experiences with inefficient meetings and slow process.  We also discuss how empathy is utilized in enterprise environments and why there's a *lot* of room for improvement.

    Hope you enjoy the show!

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    Meet Dana:
    Tiny Piñata is founded & run by Dana Publicover, whose experience spans the industries of publishing, healthcare, media, advertising, textile, transportation, non-profits and higher-level education. She has run empathetic research studies for diverse groups that include young asthmatics, homebound elderly patients, third shift manufacturing workers, police officers and first year teachers.

    Her workshops and strategies have supported the design of mobile and web applications, medical devices, corporate culture, retail spaces, customer communications and marketing strategies.

    Where can I get the book 'Empathy at Scale'?
    Right here! - https://www.amazon.com/Empathy-Scale-Toughest-Business-Challenges/dp/1794802088/

    Where can I go to find out more about Dana?
    Website - https://tinypinata.xyz/about/
    LinkedIn -  https://www.linkedin.com/in/danapublicover/
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/tiny.pinata/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/danapubs
    Medium - https://medium.com/@danadilly

    Listen to the Dallas Design Sprints podcast at ...
    iTunes: https://apple.co/2C4yBHC
    Spotify: https://youtu.be/2qwqR6QJmzk
    |YouTube:  https://youtu.be/P58dA2xZ9us
    Overcast: http://bit.ly/2SIZhTN
    Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/p77y

    Say hello to us online!
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/33202339/
    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/DallasDesignSprints/
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/dallas_sprints/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/Design_Sprints
    Pinterest - https://www.pinterest.com/dallasdesignsprints/
    Reddit - https://www.reddit.com/r/designsprint/
    Website - https://www.dallasdesignsprints.com/
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/dallasdesignsprints




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    • 34 min
    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 61 - Zach Hill, Strategist and Design Sprint Facilitator

    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 61 - Zach Hill, Strategist and Design Sprint Facilitator

    On this episode of the Dallas Design Sprints podcast, we talk with Zach Hill, Head of Strategy, UX Design and Design Sprint Facilitation at Toi in Los Angeles, CA.

    Listen to this episode on iTunes:
    https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    Zach describes what it's like working at Toi, how companies he's worked with have been taking to design sprints, and some free form discussion on Game of Thrones, gaming and other related topics. :)

    Hope you enjoy the show!

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    Meet Zach:
    Zachary is currently the head of strategy at Toi, a design and innovation agency that specializes in user experience and digital product design. He has had the opportunity to work with several businesses and brands that include the University of Chicago Medical Center, Verizon, Waste Management, Sennheiser, and Clifton's LA.

    Zach is a passionate design centered strategist that combines an obsession for user experience, product strategy, and process with a foundation in visual communication. Zach uses the experience from the variety of creative disciplines he has been involved in to inform his decisions as a consultant and strategist and inspire his visual solutions as a design communicator.

    Where I can learn more?
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/zrhill/
    Portfolio - http://www.zrhill.com/
    Pinterest - https://tr.pinterest.com/zacharyrhill/
    Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/zachrhill/
    Twitter - https://twitter.com/zachrhill
    YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJZ1l80Zo-pQFPH16SZYgGw


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    You can listen to the Dallas Design Sprints podcast all over the web:

    iTunes: https://apple.co/2C4yBHC
    Spotify: https://youtu.be/2qwqR6QJmzk
    YouTube:  https://youtu.be/_7K0IDlIeIA
    Overcast: http://bit.ly/2SIZhTN
    Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/p77y


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    • 27 min
    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 61 - Lisa Lambert, Principal at Rule Number Six

    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 61 - Lisa Lambert, Principal at Rule Number Six

    On this episode of the Dallas Design Sprints podcast, I sat down with one of the best facilitators I've worked with in the past few years.  Meet Lisa Lambert, Principal at Rule Number Six and active Coach at The Freelancer’s Workshop.

    Listen to this episode on iTunes:https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    Lisa and I explore the different approaches she takes to facilitation, why understanding your audience and their intentions matters more than anything, and some upcoming projects and e-books she plans on releasing in the coming months.

    Hope you enjoy the show!

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    Meet Lisa: Lisa Lambert is the Founder & Principal of Rule Number Six, a remote innovation studio that helps teams to build trust, disrupt the status quo, and unlock new possibilities so they can make change happen.

    She's deeply committed to helping professionals level up and play brave. She coaches in Seth Godin's The Freelancer's Workshop and is one of the longest serving coaches in the altMBA.

    Lisa believes in the power of process and of people.

    Where I can learn more?
    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/lmlambert/
    Website - https://www.rulenumbersix.ca/ (you can sign up for a newsletter too)
    altMBA - http://altmba.com/
    The Freelancer's Workshop - https://thefreelancersworkshop.com/

    Lisa's Links:

    - Dean Bardouka of Element Five (amazing human doing amazing work): https://elementfive.com/

    - Origin of the name Rule Number Six: comes from a story in the book "The Art of Possibility" by Rosamund and Benjamin Zandler (highly recommend the book, even better in audio format):  https://www.benjaminzander.org/about/the-art-of-possibility/

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    You can listen to the Dallas Design Sprints podcast all over the web:

    iTunes: https://apple.co/2C4yBHC
    Spotify: https://youtu.be/2qwqR6QJmzk
    YouTube:  https://youtu.be/WBlUd7JIUU0
    Overcast: http://bit.ly/2SIZhTN
    Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/p77y


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    • 27 min
    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, EP 60: Maaike Coppens, Conversation Designer

    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, EP 60: Maaike Coppens, Conversation Designer

    We're back from a long break to feature Maaike Coppens, Conversation Designer and Design Sprint Facilitator from France. 



    Listen to this episode on iTunes:

    https://apple.co/2C4yBHC



    Maaike and I talk about voice design sprints, how they differ from regular design sprints, and why this method will be of extreme importance in the coming years as the industry gets closer to voice technology.



    Hope you enjoy the show!



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    Learn more about Maaike:

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maaikecoppens/

    Portfolio:  https://maaike-coppens.com/

    Twitter:  https://twitter.com/maaike_coppens

    Business:  http://m-creations.io/

    Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/designetinnovation



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    If you have any questions or comments about the podcast, please send them in to robert@dallasdesignsprints.com. 



    Thanks for listening!



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    Anchor: https://anchor.fm/dallas-design-sprints-podcast

    iTunes: https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    Spotify: https://youtu.be/2qwqR6QJmzk

    YouTube:  https://youtu.be/Elw4EWvAIco

    Overcast: http://bit.ly/2SIZhTN

    Pocket Casts: https://pca.st/p77y




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    • 33 min
    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 59: Tim Dekker

    Dallas Design Sprints Podcast, Episode 59: Tim Dekker

    For our next episode of the Dallas Design Sprints podcast, we're featuring a product designer from the Netherlands who I reached out do personally ... after discovering an amazing project they had been part of for refugee children and their families who were suffering from PTSD.



    Meet Tim Dekker,  currently a freelance product designer and creator of the TAQA wearable bracelet.

    Listen to this podcast on iTunes:  https://apple.co/2C4yBHC

    I ask Tim about the origins of the project, the involved research he conducted with parents and kids, and his interests in Lego Serious Play.

    Hope you enjoy the show!



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    Learn more about Tim:

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/its-timdekker/

    TAQA Project:  https://www.timdekker.net/taqa

    Website:  https://www.timdekker.net

    Medium:  https://medium.com/@timdekker

    Twitter:  https://twitter.com/its_timdekker



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    If you have any questions or comments about the podcast, please send them in to robert@dallasdesignsprints.com. 

    Thanks for listening!



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    • 29 min

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