Results May Vary Podcast Podcast: Design Thinking for Living

Results May Vary Podcast Podcast: Design Thinking for Living

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You Can Design Your Life


18 Stanford d.school Civic Innovation Fellows: You Can Design Impact at Scale
Apr 16, 2017 • 74 min
In our last episode, community architect Sandra Kulli talked to us about fostering human connection through the design of extraordinary places. Today we are excited to share this very special episode of Results May Vary. We’re featuring this year’s…
17 Sandra Kulli: You Can Design Community
Mar 5, 2017 • 58 min
In our newest episode, we introduce you to Sandra Kulli, a community architect, dedicated to creating extraordinary places that focus on fostering human connection. As she practices the business and art of placemaking, Sandra is an advocate of thoughtful…
16 Dr. Mick Smyer: You Can Design Climate Action
Jan 2, 2017 • 37 min
On the newest episode of Results May Vary, we introduce you to aging and climate change expert, Dr. Mick Smyer, and his Graying Green movement, which aims to engage more older adults in taking impactful action on climate change. Among his many…
15 Jenny Jin: You Can Design For College (and Beyond)
Oct 19, 2016 • 49 min
Today we introduce you to designer, Jenny Jin, whose motto is “always be learning!” A graduate of Stanford and MIT, she recently worked at the Alicia Foundation, founded by world renowned chef of El Bulli, Ferran Adria, to promote healthy eating for…
14 Aaron Sklar: You Can Design Healthcare
Jul 15, 2016 • 50 min
As the U.S. healthcare system undergoes a technology revolution, the impact on us as patients, and for providers, often falls short of the promises made. In our newest episode, we ask healthcare innovator, Aaron Sklar, how we can fix our broken system.…
13 Story Musgrave: Should You Really Try To Design Your Life?
May 7, 2016 • 65 min
What CAN’T you say about Story Musgrave? He holds 7 graduate degrees in math, computers, chemistry, medicine, physiology, literature and psychology, and has been awarded 20 honorary doctorates. He was a part-time trauma surgeon during his 30 year career…
12 Ela Ben Ur: You Can Design An Intuitive Compass
Mar 16, 2016 • 60 min
Have you ever wanted a fast and reliable way to make changes in your life? In our newest episode of Results May Vary, we orient ourselves with Ela Ben Ur and her Innovators’ Compass, a simple tool that allows you to take swift action on any opportunity or…
11 Deke Sharon: You Can Design A Cappella Into A Global Phenomenon
Jan 15, 2016 • 49 min
Today we talk to the father of contemporary a cappella, Deke Sharon. In college, Deke decided to make a career of contemporary a cappella.[22] even though people laughed at him [23] and thought he was crazy for doing so. Since then, he’s arranged for The…
10 Mike Duncan: You Can Design The Past
Dec 18, 2015 • 45 min
We’re in the double digits, y’all! (sfx: NYE party horns) In the newest Results May Vary episode, we talk to fish-monger turned award-winning history podcaster, Mike Duncan, about how you can design the past — to engage more people in our shared human…
9 Steve Almond: You Can Design Your Creative Practice
Dec 3, 2015 • 56 min
In the newest Results May Vary episode, we talk to New York Times bestselling author Steve Almond about how you can design your creative practice and make a career out of following your artistic passions. Steve’s way of design thinking is intentional and…
Episode 8: Dr. Ellen Vora on Holistic Psychiatry
Oct 27, 2015 • 51 min
Today we’re so grateful to introduce you to Dr. Ellen Vora, a psychiatrist who prefers NOT to prescribe drugs. Instead, she really looks at the whole picture from sleep, nutrition, relationships, diet, and spirituality, in order to help people repair,…
Episode 7: Dr. Kyra Bobinet on Well Designed Life
Oct 5, 2015 • 49 min
Today we’re proud to introduce you to Dr. Kyra Bobinet, whose specialty is combining two medicines together: behavior change and design thinking. After completing med school, she decided to change course in order to dig deeper into the science behind…
Episode 6: Jessica Semaan on Pursuing Your Passion
Sep 1, 2015 • 26 min
Do you have that recurring idea that’s really cool but hard to make time for? That’s the insight today’s guest, Jessica Semaan, has built an entire company around. Despite her success at Stanford Business School and as an early employee at Airbnb, Jessica…
Episode 5: Andy Weir on The Martian
Aug 10, 2015 • 34 min
Today, we are beyond THRILLED to introduce you to Andy Weir, a computer programmer turned New York Times #1 Bestselling author of The Martian. He joins us to talk about turning his nights and weekend hobby into, not just one of the most successful…
Episode 4: Aaron Scott on Van Life
Jul 21, 2015 • 29 min
Today we’re excited for you to meet Aaron Scott, a data scientist who made the very conscious decision to move from his gorgeous San Francisco home overlooking the Pacific Ocean into a van. Why would anyone do that? And how is it working out for him?…
Episode 3: Elle Luna on Choosing Must
Jun 3, 2015 • 34 min
Today we introduce you to San Francisco-based artist, designer, and writer, Elle Luna. After her own success as a designer for companies such as Mailbox, Uber, Medium, and IDEO, Elle completely redesigned her life and started a movement around Choosing…
Episode 2: David Kelley on Creative Confidence
Jun 3, 2015 • 45 min
Today we want to introduce you to one of the most influential people on the planet when it comes to design, innovation, and creativity. Founder of IDEO and the Hasso Platner Institute of Design at Stanford (The d.school), David Kelley has spent decades…
Episode 1: You Can Design Your Life!
May 30, 2015 • 33 min
In our inaugural episode, we talk about what design means to us, how we’ve applied the tools of design used in business to our own lives, and what it could all mean for you. In future episodes, we’ll talk to people already designing their lives, as well…