09

Chapter

The Invention of Everything Else

Discover the Innovation Vortex which emerged by combining the Design Thinking approach with the Lean Startup method.

Summary

Starting from Design Thinking and Lean Startup, the Innovation Vortex offers a 7-step path to train you in all the stages needed to build a robust product. How to discover my target users’ jobs to be done? What’s next after having my MVP? The Vortex will guide you from analyzing the context to systematizing all your learnings.

Tags
  • Design thinking
  • Lean startup
  • Product development
  • MVP
  • Jobs to be done
Practices Explained

Innovation Vortex

Practices Mentioned

Site Visits

Get Out of the Building

Customer Interviews

Minimum Viable Product

Empathy Maps

Extras

The Design Thinking and Lean Startup Models Are Broken. Here Is the Innovation Vortex!

The Innovation Vortex for Critics and Haters (Change by Diversion)

Downloads

Chapter 9 Illustrations

Recommended Tools

Coming soon

Recommended Books

Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation by Tim Brown

Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days by Jake Knapp (Goodreads Author), John Zeratsky (Goodreads Author), Brad Kowitz

Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All by Tom Kelley, David Kelley

The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses by Eric Ries (Goodreads Author)

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Design Thinking: A Unified Framework For Innovation

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