Use Design Thinking To Get Your Next Job in Tech

How does design thinking work in practice? Leaders at Stanford University’s d.School claim that "Design thinking is a methodology for creative problem solving.” What happens when the real-world problem that you’re trying to solve is landing a job in technology?

Before this session: “How do I land that next job in technology?” said the Career Changer

After this session: “How might we design a process for finding that next job in technology?” said the Career Changer armed with Design Thinking

In this session: We’ll explore the process of applying Design Thinking to career development. The presentation will be focused on advancing your career in technology regardless of your current skill set or level of experience.

This presentation is open to anyone who is looking to advance their career in technology. All you have to do is register and show up. We’ll take it from there. Only one request… Please arrive with an open mind.


About the Presenter:

Adrian Cunanan is the Director of User Experience of Blue Mesa Health - A healthcare startup delivering digital behavior change programs to support the prevention diabetes and other chronic diseases. Raised in the Silicon Valley, he had an immersive experience with technology that would lead to a passion for design. His ongoing professional development includes education from General Assembly, Parsons School of Design - The New School, Product School, and Stanford University spanning topics in Design, Product Management, and Entrepreneurship. Adrian was co-founder of a healthcare startup, ThriveStreams, that was in the Winter 2016 Cohort of the Blueprint Health Accelerator in New York City. Adrian Cunanan has a BS in Economics with a minor in Computer Science from UC Irvine.

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