Video: Inviting Expertise into the War Room - Design Thinking Series

In the third installment of our multi-part series on Design Thinking and Design Sprints, agencyQ's Paige Connor and Bob Poulin discuss how inviting expertise into the process is a game-changing move and asset to accomplishing your goals. Subject Matter Experts, also known as SME's, can bring unparalleled insight and perspective to the table.  

The room where your Design Sprint takes place is often known as the War Room, nicknamed as such because of the goals, notes, maps, and any other relevant visuals on the walls. Bringing in the experts for an interview or to review the  will most certainly shed light on a previous unseen factor, or even circumvent previously attempts, using the opportunities to navigate towards a better solution. 

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Have you checked out any of the other Design Sprint videos? Watch the two previous videos: The Long Term Goal and Setting the Sprint Goals, or next in the series with The How Might We.

Read more about Design Thinking in our free eBook and stay tuned for our multi-part new video/blog series as we cover all the essential components of Day One in a Design Sprint.

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