Design Thinking is…Thinking

I attended a Design Thinking event hosted by the Keizai Silicon Valley association in Mountain View. It was a fascinating discussion about how design thinking can (and should be) used as a engine to spark innovation with Japanese companies. During his presentation, Aki Koto-san (a Partner at WiL), talked about Suzuki Motors as a use …

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For Fresh off the Boat Entrepreneurs: Language in Silicon Valley

The language used in the Silicon Valley is quite interesting and if you are new to the area -- like myself -- it is very likely that you will hear a new word everyday.  Here are some of the more common words that I have heard in the past few days as I do business …

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