Furthermore the aim is to understand the possible affects of design thinking phenomenon to the design community and domain. The topic is based on instant history, therefore sources used are mainly online based: online business and design journal articles and blog posts.
In addition to online sources, the literature review consists of books, journals and academia papers of fundamental key thought leaders for the purpose of this thesis.
The thesis addresses the research problem through the exploration of the question: How does the design led professional understand and enact design thinking in practice?
This question is explored within the context of the design led professional working with large organisations.
In addition it provides a foundation for further empirical research that explores the realistic application of design thinking in practice and the critical role of the design led professional.
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Also, it is discovered that over time some of the key thought figures participating in the design thinking discussion change their original opinion on the value of design thinking.
Furthermore, the principal conclusion is that design thinking phenomenon has enhanced the value of design for business and the general awareness of design profession.
Dear design thinkers and dreamers, I'm a graduate student in my last semester and about to write my diploma thesis.
The topic of my thesis will be design thinking and I want to make a research in this field.