“I believe Design Thinking is a highly evolved form of design. Only a few mastered design thinking, and even fewer even understood what those guys were talking about. Design Thinking was covered underneath traditional design until Bruce Mau, in his amazing work “Massive Change”, exposed design thinking with all its potential. There it was, on a plate, in front of our eyes: think about it, explore it, use it, do good. All we needed to do was to find a nice, elegant, clear “design-worthy” definition of this new exiting design field.”—Nicolae Halmaghi Re: Fred Callopy: Thinking about “Design Thinking” | Manage by Designing | Fast Company
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“In 1965, we dumped the old, staid British ensign for our own new flag. in lIt’s the one with the big red maple leaf in the middle. A simple, sweet leaf! We also have moose and beavers on our coins. And we call our dollars loonies because the coin has an image of a loon. Another old bird, the Queen of England, is on the other side of the coin.”—Op-Ed Contributors - Our True North - NYTimes.com