Asynchronous collaboration is the evil cousin of regular old collaboration.
Asynchronous Collaboration: the collaboration between 2 or more people when actions are taken in separate time frames and physical locations. An example is emailing a client:
Sending the email is your action.
The client opening, reading, and responding to the email are their actions.
After reading your email and before responding, there exists time and space. Within that time and space, the client is engaging in collaboration with their own team and having conversations. …
I am a product strategist and human-centered designer hovering at the intersection of design, technology and business, hellbent to develop new products and business models that create amazing value and make the lives of people happier and healthier.
If I was not a designer I’m not sure what I would be doing…it’s hard to say. Part of my personality, as a designer, is to dream and so I feel like there are an endless amount of things that I would love to do and could fully see myself doing. Some of those include: Motorcycle Builder, Carpenter, Diamond Thief, National Geographic Photographer, Farmer, Writer, Time Traveler and the list goes on. Honestly I believe that no matter what I would be doing, a design mentality would play a role, it’s just who I am and not so much who I’ve chosen to be. …