Custom Design Sprints

Design Sprints

We facilitate bespoke design sprints that help you answer complex questions, align your team, and rapidly move your project forward.

A design sprint is a methodology and process for solving complex problems through designing, prototyping, and testing ideas with users. Clients in past sprints have tackled everything from refining and improving existing offerings to developing entirely new products or programs.

Our unique approach to sprints

We don’t follow a rigid, cookie-cutter process. Our sprints blend the latest industry practices and methods, customized to each client. We also incorporate tools from improv into our sprints to help build productive, creative, and collaborative teams.

Offered as 2, 3, and 4-day sessions.

Ready to solve your biggest challenge with a design sprint?

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Who is it for?

  • Leaders who have a big question to answer or specific hypothesis to validate
  • Managers with a specific product or project to launch who want circumvent an endless cycle of meetings and develop a tangible prototype in less than a week
  • Multidisciplinary teams with a complex, high-priority problem to solve
  • A project owner who recognizes the importance of expert and unbiased facilitation

Sample Outcomes:

  • Alignment among team members around product or project direction
  • Concrete, actionable customer and user feedback
  • Team momentum, focus, and excitement around the direction of your project or product
  • Innovative solutions to problems
  • Tangible prototypes of new processes, products, or features

Brava, women of Designing Insights! Your design thinking sessions with our staff were exciting, thought-provoking, and engaging. You’ve taught us the power of taking risks, learning through prototyping, and creatively imagining the future.

Linda Harrison, Newark Museum of Art Linda Harrison

Dana and team created an itinerary for a workshop by listening to our needs; it felt personalized and fit well with the skills we wanted to develop. They are highly organized, personable, funny, and experienced with different types of companies.

Rie Yamaoka, Trulia Rie Yamaoka

Your organization NEEDS Dana. Her studied Design Thinking approach, blended with her expertise from years in the field, give her rare insight as a mentor, coach and leader. Your work will never be the same.

Emily Lytle-Painter, Hyland’s, Inc Emily Lytle-Painter

Your workshop blew my mind! I’m grateful to have been introduced to your extraordinary design thinking praxis.

Ciara Ennis, Pitzer College Art Galleries Ciara Ennis