Innovating a Better World

Almost exactly 10 years ago, I came across Jane Chen, a pioneering entrepreneur who designed an innovative incubator to save children in the developing world.

I first came across Jane’s work on a trip to the Stanford d.school where her class project led to this pioneering invention. At the time, it struck me as an elegant example of design thinking. Human-centered design helps us innovate solutions that work for people because it reminds us to start by empathizing with a situation — really listening to understand where the challenge lies so that the answers we develop get to root…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jennifer Simpson

An artist, poet, leader, lover, daughter, sister, and mother living in Boulder, Colorado.