"What kind of social impact does this concept achieve?" Have you ever wondered how to answer this? For me, this question always begs a diverse range of responses and I often wonder what might happen if we had a "impact chart" that might be beneficial
I for one am somebody who has benefited hugely from IDEO's HCD Toolkit.
When I use it in my work I freely admit to feeling a twinge of conscience that I am using it not only for free, but not necessarily in the manner that it was intended for - I am
Our generation is passionate about contributing to make our world better. And, at least from my experience, there are many who have the drive to start new projects & programs, once they find an idea worth pursuing, worth believing in.
OpenIDEO Ambassadors is a unique groups of individual and /or institutions that are deeply committed to making social impact. The Ambassadors will help to 1) build awareness about OpenIDEO in order to further expand and deepen its reach and impact; 2
Allow anyone a part of OpenIDEO or not to ask a question. These questions could than be talked about by the OpenIDEO community and the questions with the most comments and impact would than be submitted to OpenIDEO at the end of every week. The one t
OpenIDEO's "Realization Phase" is mainly being utilized to share updates on realization efforts by challenge sponsors/OpenIDEO. This is great, yet there's the potential to be so much more! What if the "Realization Phase" also facilitated implementati
What if winning concepts raised funds (KickStarter style) to support summer internships focused on realization? Imagine teams of talented young people submitting video applications to spend their summer helping to make a winning OpenIDEO concept real
We don't remember our Aunt's phone number because we're sure our parents will remember it. We don't bother learning how to repair our cars because we're sure a friend knows how to do it. How do we apply this to the Open IDEO Chanllenges?