Category: The Design of Things. to Come

The Power to Redefine Our Local Environment

At the next Powers of 10 of product development are issues that affect regions. one aspect of regional issues focuses on limited resources and our ability to seek ways to save resources or develop alternatives. William McDonough and Michael Braungart address energy loss and pollution reduction through economically viable approaches. They are creating manufacturing facilities […]

Managing Design

The next issue is who leads soft quality in the company. Companies vary on how they manage soft quality. It may be centralized or decen­tralized. Companies can have one VP in charge or allow division man­agers to hire and coordinate design and branding as independent agents. A vice president or director from marketing may be […]