Slow Down and be Human: Lessons from Building Trust for Teams in Tech

THAT Conference 2018
Day: Mon, Aug 6   Time: 10:30 AM   Location: Banyan (map)
Level: 100  Primary Category: Soft Skills  Secondary Category: UX/UI
Tags: Teams, Tech, Design Edu
As an instructor and an alum of community college design programs, I have been having an ongoing dialogue with students and colleagues on the disconnect between a skill-focused school curriculum and the understated requirements to be an effective team member. My talk will focus on lessons from preparing students how to show their best work and communicate their ability to collaborate in new environments and cultures.