UC Berkeley Extension

Sep 2, 2021

7 min read

Design Thinking Your Career

Current disruptions could be a great opportunity for you to redefine yourself

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What Is Design Thinking?

Design Thinking Basics

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What Inspires You?

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I want a career with growth potential.

I want to work in a medical field.

Sustainability is important to me.

Applying Tactics to Your Inspiration

Creativity: Let go of old beliefs.

Empathy: Understand yourself and others.

Optimism: Look for a better way.

Iteration: Keep coming up with solutions.

Collaboration: Find your tribe of like-minded individuals.

Visualization: Use images to order your thoughts.

Gestalt View: Keep the whole in mind.

Ambiguity: Embrace that not everything fits into place.

Use Empathic Tactics in Your Career Search







Further Resources

Watch the full video below!