Silos in education lead to silos in industry

In most academic programs, design, engineering and business are taught in silos, and the disciplines remain separate as students move into the world of work. Steve Blank makes a proposal for more cross-disciplinary studies and industry engagement during education and mentions Philadelphia University’s new degree program, Design, Engineering and Commerce.

The Emergence of an Agile UX Movement

As I was thinking about last week’s NYC edition of our Agile UX Retreats, and what  made this particular retreat so significant, my thoughts went back to the IA Retreats at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, CA.  Those retreats led to the creation of the Asilomar Institute for Information Architecture, which later would be renamed …

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