Lean Manufacturing Today, Human-Centered Design Tomorrow

Twisthink’s Managing Partner, Bob Niemiec, had the opportunity to connect withTodd Hockenberry on the Industrial & Manufacturing podcast. Listen in on this 30-minute discussion as they chat about the importance of user experience. In addition to user experience in manufacturing, the two discuss:

  • Prioritizing lean manufacturing practices today in order to invest in human-centered design (HCD) tomorrow
  • How manufacturers can stay relevant to consumers
  • How to make high volumes of data useful for improving user experience

You can find the resources mentioned on the interview down below. Make sure to look around the site to learn more and see the newest resources available. And if you want to connect with Bob Niemiec on some of the topics discussed, fill out the form, and he would welcome the opportunity to connect.

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Here are the resources mentioned on the podcast:

Where's Your Shed?

Innovation requires having a dedicated place for imagining and creating new things. Whether you’re a startup or an established organization, we believe every company should have their own version of a shed.

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Herman Miller Project

We worked with Herman Miller to create their first IoT product offering – Live OS: a series of connected furnishings, app, and dashboard that provides a connected and personalized workplace.

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HCD Process

Human-centered design helps you understand raw data from your stakeholders, contextualize it, and make it actionable. After all, a strong innovation process doesn’t follow market trends; it reads the people who drive them.

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Limelight Project

We created Limelight, an IoT-based lighting control system over a decade ago. After years of improving and iterating the solution, it was acquired by Lutron and fits seamlessly into their portfolio of connected lighting solutions. 

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