David M. Kelley - Quotes

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The main tenet of design thinking is empathy for the people you're trying to design for. Leadership is exactly the same thing - building empathy for the people that you're entrusted to help. ---->>>

I always found that if you handle a problem in a benevolent way and a transparent way and involve other people, so it's just not your personal opinion, that people get to the other side of these difficult conversations being more enthusiastic. ---->>>

When I was in high school, I lettered in math. The only thing that was important was football. There were two other letters that were awarded each year. One was in math and one was in science. I got the math one. But you didn't put it on a letter sweater and wear it around because they'd be throwing you in a wastebasket upside down on your head. ---->>>

The way I would measure leadership is this: of the people that are working with me, how many wake up in the morning thinking that the company is theirs? ---->>>

I went to Carnegie Mellon and was an electrical engineer, but electrical engineering wasn't right for me. ---->>>

I don't think people do anything out of fear very well. So I think the only choice is to have them intrinsically motivated. ---->>>

The profession of being a creative thinker is not so obvious. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 2015
Birthplace: Barberton, Ohio, U.S.
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Occupation: Businessman
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David M. Kelley (born February 10, 1951) is an American businessman, entrepreneur, designer, engineer, and teacher. He is founder, chairman, and managing partner of the design firm IDEO and a professor at Stanford University. He has received several honors for his contributions to design and design education (wikipedia)